John Jacob "Mountain Man" Wolfe Jr.1,2,3

M, b. 1764, d. 1834
     John Jacob "Mountain Man" Wolfe Jr. married Christina Eva "Eve" Wetzel.3 John Jacob "Mountain Man" Wolfe Jr. was born in 1764.4 He died in 1834.4
Last Edited28 Jul 2009

Children of John Jacob "Mountain Man" Wolfe Jr. and Christina Eva "Eve" Wetzel

Citations

  1. [S2003] Joshua Roberta Spindler, Email to John Teets, 7/28/2009, RE: Minerva Cupp.
  2. [S223] RootsWeb: Whittington Family Tree, James Whittington, 6/29/2004, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  3. [S289] Daniel Haynes, post on GenForum, Re: Michael Teets Elizabeth Wolfe, Preston WV ca181, 1/8/2002.
  4. [S479] CD520 Genealogical Records, Early West Virginia Settlers, Early Families in Grant and Pleasant Districts, Genealogies, MyFamily.com, Inc., Wolfe Genealogy, Jacob Wolfe family, p. 99, shows b. 1764, d. 1834.
  5. [S479] CD520 Genealogical Records, Early West Virginia Settlers, Early Families in Grant and Pleasant Districts, Genealogies, MyFamily.com, Inc., Wolfe Genealogy, Jacob Wolfe family, p. 99.
  6. [S479] CD520 Genealogical Records, Early West Virginia Settlers, Early Families in Grant and Pleasant Districts, Genealogies, MyFamily.com, Inc.

Amaziah Pell "Amazi" Fortney1

M, b. 16 September 1840, d. 27 June 1919
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Amaziah Pell "Amazi" Fortney was born on 16 September 1840 in Preston, West Virginia.1,3,4,5,6,7,8 He was the son of Daniel R. Fortney and Mahalia Pell.2 Amaziah Pell "Amazi" Fortney married Eva C. "Eve" Teets, daughter of John Teets and Margaret Wolfe, circa 1859 in Preston, West Virginia.9 Amaziah Pell "Amazi" Fortney died on 27 June 1919 in Preston, West Virginia, at age 78.1,3 He was buried on 29 June 1919.1
Last Edited8 Oct 2009
Father*Daniel R. Fortney2 b. Mar 1816, d. a 1900
Mother*Mahalia Pell2 d. b 1900

Children of Amaziah Pell "Amazi" Fortney and Eva C. "Eve" Teets

Citations

  1. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Amazi Pell Fortney, born September 16, 1840 in West Virginia, retired farmer, age 79y 5m 11d, widowed, s/o Daniel R. Fortney (West Virginia) and Mahalia Pell (West Virginia), died June 27, 1919 in Union District, Preston County, West Virginia. Informant Iria Fortney (Kingwood, West Virginia). Buried June 29, 1919 in the home cemetery by L. H. Weimer.
  2. [S600] Carol A. Skaggs, email to John Teets, Merry Christmas - EARLY (ha), November 23, 2005. Attachment, Descendants of Johannes Teets FOR JOHN.doc.
  3. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Amazi Pell Fortney
    Death date: 27 Jun 1919
    Death place: Union District, Preston, West Virginia
    Gender: Male
    Age at death: 79 years 5 months 11 days
    Birthdate: 16 Sep 1840
    Birthplace:
    Marital status: Widowed
    Spouse's name:
    Father's name: Daniel R. Fortney
    Father's birthplace:
    Mother's name: Mahala Pell
    Mother's birthplace:
    Occupation: Farmer
    Street address:
    Residence:
    Cemetery name:
    Burial place:
    Burial date:
    Film number: 827559
    Digital GS number: 4229115
    Image number: 96
    Reference number: F p 37
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Deaths 1853-1970.
  4. [S261] Census: 1860 Preston, Virginia, Kingwood, District 6, September 1, 1860, HH#1239-1243
    Fortney, Amaziah, 20, VA
    Eva, 20, VA
    John W. B., 1 day, VA.
  5. [S480] Census: 1870 Preston, West Virginia, Kingwood, Rowlesburg Post Office, July 23, 1870, HH#97-97
    Fortney, A. P., 30, farmer, VA
    Eve, 30, keeping house, VA
    Mary C., 9, VA
    Sarah E., 7, WV
    Isaiah K., 5, WV
    Albert, 3, WV
    Lydia, 6/12, WV.
  6. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, Kingwood, District 63, June 12, 1880, HH#114-115
    Fortney, A. P., 40, farmer & carpenter, VA
    wife Eve, 40, keeping house, VA
    daughter Sarah E., 17, WV
    son Isaiah K., 15, WV
    son Albert G., 12, WV
    daughter Lydia B., 10, WV
    daughter Mahala T., 3, WV
    servant, Riley, Lewis, 50, VA.
  7. [S260] Census: 1900 Preston, West Virginia, Kingwood, District 102, Page 14, June 5, 1900, HH#133-143
    Fortney, Amaziah P., Sep 1839, married once, married 41 years, WV WV WV
    wife Eva, Feb 1841, married once, married 41 years, 7 children, 5 living, WV WV WV
    son Isaiah K., Jun 1865, 35, WV WV WV
    daughter[-n-law] Mahala P., Jul 1876, 23, WV WV WV
    granddaughter Ruby G., Jun 1889, 10, WV WV WV
    Father Daniel R., 84, widowed, VA MD VA.
  8. [S178] Census: 1910 Preston, West Virginia, Kingwood, District 101, May 2, 1919, HH#381-383
    Fortney, A. P., 70, married 51 years, WV WV WV
    wife Eva, 70, married 51 years, 7 children, 5 living, WV WV WV.
  9. [S260] Census: 1900 Preston, West Virginia, Kingwood, District 102, Page 14, June 5, 1900, HH#133-143
    Fortney, Amaziah P., Sep 1839, married once, married 41 years, WV WV WV
    wife Eva, Feb 1841, married once, married 41 years, 7 children, 5 living, WV WV WV
    son Isaiah K., Jun 1865, 35, WV WV WV
    daughter[-n-law] Mahala P., 23, WV WV WV
    daughter-in-law Ruby G., Jun 1889, 10, WV WV WV
    Father Daniel R., 84, widowed, VA MD VA.
  10. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Isaiah Kirk Fortney
    Death date: 29 Nov 1949
    Death place: Kingwood, Preston, W. Va.
    Gender: Male
    Age at death: 84 years 10 months 10 days
    Birthdate: 19 Jan 1865
    Birthplace: Preston
    Marital status: Widowed
    Spouse's name:
    Father's name: ..iziapa Fortney
    Father's birthplace:
    Mother's name: Eva Teets
    Mother's birthplace:
    Occupation: Retired Farmer
    Street address:
    Residence:
    Cemetery name:
    Burial place: Reedsville, W. Va.
    Burial date: 02 Dec 1949
    Film number: 827560
    Digital GS number: 4229116
    Image number: 91
    Reference number: F p 258
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Deaths 1853-1970.
  11. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Lydia B. Fortney
    Birthdate: 03 Jun 1870
    Birthplace: Preston, West Virginia
    Gender: Female
    Father's name: Amaziah P. Fortney
    Father's birthplace:
    Father's age:
    Mother's name: Eve Fortney
    Mother's birthplace:
    Mother's age:
    Christening date:
    Christening place:
    Paternal grandfather's name:
    Maternal grandfather's name:
    Paternal grandmother's name:
    Maternal grandmother's name:
    Death date:
    Age at death:
    Film number: 827561
    Digital GS number: 4017233
    Image number: 67
    Reference number: 4
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Births 1853-1930.
  12. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Mahala Pauline Fortney
    Birthdate: 29 Jun 1876
    Birthplace: Preston, West Virginia
    Gender: Female
    Father's name: Amaziah Fortney
    Father's birthplace:
    Father's age:
    Mother's name: Eve Fortney
    Mother's birthplace:
    Mother's age:
    Christening date:
    Christening place:
    Paternal grandfather's name:
    Maternal grandfather's name:
    Paternal grandmother's name:
    Maternal grandmother's name:
    Death date:
    Age at death:
    Film number: 827561
    Digital GS number: 4017233
    Image number: 71
    Reference number: 13
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Births 1853-1930.
  13. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: R. A. Fortney
    Birthdate: 09 Jun 1889
    Birthplace: Preston, West Virginia
    Gender: Female
    Father's name: Amazia P. Fortney
    Father's birthplace:
    Father's age:
    Mother's name: Eva Fortney
    Mother's birthplace:
    Mother's age:
    Christening date:
    Christening place:
    Paternal grandfather's name:
    Maternal grandfather's name:
    Paternal grandmother's name:
    Maternal grandmother's name:
    Death date:
    Age at death:
    Film number: 827561
    Digital GS number: 4017233
    Image number: 344
    Reference number:
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Births 1853-1930.

Michael Baumgardner1

M, b. circa 1808, d. after 1880
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Michael Baumgardner was born circa 1808 in Pennsylvania.2,3,4 He married Barbara "Barbary" Teets, daughter of Adam Teets and Elisabeth Mosser, before 1840.2 Michael Baumgardner died after 1880.4
Last Edited26 Oct 2012

Children of Michael Baumgardner and Barbara "Barbary" Teets

     Michael Baumgardner was also known as Michael Bumgarner.2

Citations

  1. [S223] RootsWeb: Whittington Family Tree, James Whittington, 6/29/2004, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, Eve C. Teets.
  2. [S1960] Census: 1860 Fayette, Pennsylvania, Wharton Township, Farmington, August 15, 1860, HH#2013-2012
    Michael Bungarner, 52, PA
    Barbara Bungarner 38, VA
    Nathan Bungarner 18, MD
    Saml Bungarner 16, MD
    Lewis Bungarner 14, PA
    Frank Bungarner 11, PA
    Aaron Bungarner 9, PA
    Mary A Sturgis 4, PA.
  3. [S1084] Census: 1870 Fayette, Pennsylvania, Wharton, Fayette Springs, August 2, 1870, HH#196-182
    Bumgardner, Michael, 62, PA
    Barbary, 47, keeping house, WV
    Aaron, 18, farm laborer, PA
    Lucinda, 7, at home, PA
    Teates, Lucinda, 25, domestic, WV
    Potter, Mincella, 1, PA.
  4. [S623] Census: 1880 Fayette, Pennsylvania, Wharton Township, June 18, 1880, HH#236-241
    Bumgardner, Michael, 75, PA PA PA
    wife Barbra, 55, keeping house, VA VA MD
    adopted Devall, Emma, 5, KS VA VA
    farmhand Lieb, Charles, 21, PA Germany Baden
    wife Lucinda, 17, PA PA VA.

Adam Romesburg1

M, b. 31 July 1813, d. 13 April 1887
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Adam Romesburg was born on 31 July 1813 in Pennsylvania.2,3 He married Nancy Teets, daughter of Adam Teets and Elisabeth Mosser, circa 1853.4 Adam Romesburg died on 13 April 1887 in Wharton, Fayette, Pennsylvania, at age 73.2 He was buried after 13 April 1887 in Fayette, Pennsylvania.5
Last Edited29 Oct 2012

Children of Adam Romesburg and Nancy Teets

     Adam Romesburg was also known as A. Roomsburgh.3

Citations

  1. [S223] RootsWeb: Whittington Family Tree, James Whittington, 6/29/2004, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S707] Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com, Adam Romesburg

    Birth: Jul. 31, 1813
    Death: Apr. 13, 1887
    Family links:
    Spouse: Nancy Romesburg (1821 - 1894)

    Burial: Van Sickle Cemetery, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA

    Created by: Kenneth Young
    Record added: Mar 09, 2011
    Find A Grave Memorial# 66720467.
  3. [S623] Census: 1880 Fayette, Pennsylvania, Wharton, June 14, 1880, HH#181-185
    Roomsburgh, A., 66, farmer, PA PA PA
    wife Nancy, 49, keeping house, VA VA VA
    son George, 25, PA PA VA
    grandson William, 14, PA PA PA.
  4. [S2860] Will attachment, Attachment to Will of Adam Teets, Agreement between Daniel Teets, et al:
    [children of Adam Teets]
    This attachment, from the Preston County, West Virginia courthouse, is dated 2nd day of May 1866, and describes an agreement signed by all of the children of Adam Teets, to abide by the terms described therein. The children's names cited in this document are:
    - Levi Teets (youngest of the children I think, assigned as the "executor" of the agreement as written, but not using that term)
    - Daniel Teets
    - Nancy (Teets) Romesburg, w/o Adam Romesburg
    - Barbary (Teets) Baumgardner, w/o Michael Baumbardner [spelling?]
    - Katherine (Teets) Hagen, w/o William Hagen [spelling?]
    - Mary (Teets) Collier, w/o Jackson Collier
    - Alpha Teets
    - Lucinda Teets
    Also cited as an heir in this document, but may not be a child of Adam Teets, is Jane or June Zimmerman, relationship unknown.
  5. [S707] Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com, Adam Romesburg

    Birth: Jul. 31, 1813
    Death: Apr. 13, 1887
    Family links:
    Spouse: Nancy Romesburg (1821 - 1894)

    Burial: Van Sickle Cemetery, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA

    Created by: Kenneth Young
    Record added: Mar 09, 2011
    Find A Grave Memorial# 66720467.
  6. [S2862] Vital Records: Fayette County, Pennsylvania 1750-1890, Name: Romesburg, Mary M.
    Birth Place: Fayette co., PA
    Father's Name: Adam Romesburg
    Spouse: James M. Provance
    Marriage Date: 1872
    Marriage Place: Fayette co., PA
    Children: Alfrida, Isa, Della, Harry, James
    Date of Death: 4 Sep 1887
    Place of Death: Fayette co., PA.

Jackson Collier1

M, b. 1829, d. 23 February 1883
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Jackson Collier was born in 1829 in Preston, Virginia.3 He was the son of Jackson Collier and Rachel Casteel.2 Jackson Collier married Mary Teets, daughter of Adam Teets and Elisabeth Mosser, on 1 March 1855 in Preston, Virginia.3 Jackson Collier died on 23 February 1883.4
Last Edited7 Apr 2017
Father*Jackson Collier2
Mother*Rachel Casteel2

Family: Jackson Collier and Mary Teets

Citations

  1. [S223] RootsWeb: Whittington Family Tree, James Whittington, 6/29/2004, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S255] Patricia Hook, Post on Ancestry.com, 4/26/2000, Teets--Casteel
    I have a Nancy Teets but married to Adam Romesburg.
    Nancy was d/o Adam Teets & Elizabeth Mosser Teets.
    Nancy had a sister Mary Teets who married Jackson Collier on 1 March 1855 s/o Jackson Collier & Rachel Casteel.
  3. [S2808] Marriage Records: WV Marriages, 1854-1932, familysearch.com, Jackson Collier
    mentioned in the record of Jackson Collier and Mary Teets
    Name Jackson Collier
    Birth Date 1829
    Birthplace Preston County, Va.
    Age 26
    Spouse's Name Mary Teets
    Spouse's Birth Date 1830
    Spouse's Birthplace Preston Co., Va.
    Spouse's Age 25
    Event Date 01 Mar 1855
    Event Place Preston, West Virginia
    Father's Name Jackson Collier
    Mother's Name Rachel Casteel
    Spouse's Father's Name Adam Teets
    Spouse's Mother's Name Elisabeth Teets
    Marital Status Single
    Spouse's Marital Status Single

    Citing this Record
    "West Virginia Marriages, 1854-1932," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XR4S-4N5 : 4 December 2014), Jackson Collier and Mary Teets, 01 Mar 1855; citing Preston, West Virginia, reference p 5 #232; FHL microfilm 34,490.
  4. [S518] Shirley Meyers Friend-Drent, Librarian of Friend Family Association of Friendsville, Maryland Genealogical Library, email to John Teets, Descendants of Johannes Tiets, 8/15/2005. Descendants attached to email.

Elizabeth "Betsy" Ringer1

F, b. circa 27 January 1819, d. 14 December 1889
     Elizabeth "Betsy" Ringer married David Teets.2 Elizabeth "Betsy" Ringer was born circa 27 January 1819 in Virginia.1,3,4 She died on 14 December 1889 in Selbysport, Garrett, Maryland.5
Last Edited27 Nov 2012

Children of Elizabeth "Betsy" Ringer and David Teets

Citations

  1. [S2872] Obit: The Ruth Enlow Library, Garrett County, Maryland, http://www.relib.net/, The Republican, December 21, 1889
    Elizabeth Teats, d. December 14, 1889
    Died, at her home near Friendsville, Md. Dec. 14th, 1889 of dropsy, after a lingering illness, Mrs. Elizabeth Teats, aged 70 years, 10 months, and 17 days. Deceased was a member of M. E. Church. She leaves a husband and daughter and five sons to mourn her loss.

    Also,

    Died, at her old home near Selbysport, Dec. 14th of dropsy, aftrer a lingering illness of one years, Mrs. Betsy Teats, aged 71 years. Deceased was happily converted about six years ago, was a member of the M. E. Church, and gave every evidence of a blissful future. She leaves behind a huisband, and six grown children, all married.

    The Republican, December 28, 1889
    Elizabeth Teats, d. December 14, 1889

    We feel sorry in noting the sad death, on the evening of the 14th Dec., at about 10 o'clock, of Mrs. Elizabeth Teats, beloved wife of Daniel Teets. She was a faithful Christian for many years, and died happy and fully resigned to the will of God. A husband and several married children live to mourn her loss.
  2. [S559] Book: "The History of Preston County, West Virginia", Morton, Oren Frederic,. Kingwood, W. Va.. Journal Pub. Co.. 1914., p. 454.
  3. [S526] Census: 1870 Allegany, Maryland, District 2, Selbysport, July 28, 1870HH#93-94
    Teats, David, 50, farmer, WV
    Elizabeth, 49, keeps house, WV
    Ammi, 25, farm laborer, PA
    Allen, 20, farm laborer, WV
    Mary, 22, WV
    Sarah, 17, WV
    Silas, 14, WV
    Jonas, 12, MD
    Andrew, 10, MD
    Clarissa, 8, MD
    Lewis, 7, MD
    Friend, Reuhame, 75, MD.
  4. [S690] Census: 1880 Garrett, Maryland, Selbysport, District 95, June 1, 1880, HH#3-3
    [found as Teals, David]
    Teats, David, 62, WV
    wife Elizabeth, 60, WV
    son A. Jackson, 21, MD
    son Jonas, 23, MD
    son-in-law Kerling, David, 32, MD
    granddaughter Kerling, Ida, 2, MD
    ?-in-law, Teats, Kate, 17, MD.
  5. [S2872] Obit: The Ruth Enlow Library, Garrett County, Maryland, http://www.relib.net/, The Republican, December 21, 1889
    Elizabeth Teats, d. December 14, 1889
    Died, at her home near Friendsville, Md. Dec. 14th, 1889 of dropsy, after a lingering illness, Mrs. Elizabeth Teats, aged 70 years, 10 months, and 17 days. Deceased was a member of M. E. Church. She leaves a husband and daughter and five sons to mourn her loss.

    Also,

    Died, at her old home near Selbysport, Dec. 14th of dropsy, aftrer a lingering illness of one years, Mrs. Betsy Teats, aged 71 years. Deceased was happily converted about six years ago, was a member of the M. E. Church, and gave every evidence of a blissful future. She leaves behind a huisband, and six grown children, all married.

    The Republican, December 28, 1889
    Elizabeth Teats, d. December 14, 1889

    We feel sorry in noting the sad death, on the evening of the 14th Dec., at about 10 o'clock, of Mrs. Elizabeth Teats, beloved wife of Daniel Teets. She was a faithful Christian for many years, and died happy and fully resigned to the will of God. A husband and several married children live to mourn her loss.
  6. [S222] RootsWeb: RootsWeb: Spindler-DeVall-Storjohann-Steenbock, 1/6/2005, Jeffrey DeVall, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  7. [S526] Census: 1870 Allegany, Maryland, District 2, Selbysport, July 28, 1870HH#93-94
    Teats, David, 50, farmer, WV
    Elizabeth, 49, keeps house, WV
    Ammi, 25, farm laborer, PA
    Allen, 20, farm laborer, WV
    Mary, 22, WV
    Sarah, 17, WV
    Silas, 14, WV
    Jonas, 12, WV
    Andrew, 10, WV
    Clarissa, 8, WV
    Lewis, 7, WV
    Friend, Reuhame, 75, WV.
  8. [S223] RootsWeb: Whittington Family Tree, James Whittington, 6/29/2004, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi

John/David Miller1,2

M
Last Edited17 Feb 2012

Citations

  1. [S223] RootsWeb: Whittington Family Tree, James Whittington, 6/29/2004, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S273] Shirley Teets, Genealogy.com Message Board on Teets, Re: Mollie Teets Preston County WV, 9/4/2001 http://genforum.genealogy.com/teets/messages/160.html. Name John.