Surname Files

As part of its archival holdings, the Museum has a number of surname files that genealogical information about Shepherdstown families. Because the files we list vary in size, we recommend that you request a brief description of the file you are interested in before visiting.

A

Adams
Adkins
Ahalt
Aikens
Albertson
Alford
Allen
Alwin
Ambrose
Anthony
Arthur
Arvin
Apsche
Athey
Austin

B

Back-Watson
Badeaux
Baker
Baluch
Banjoman
Banks
Barb
Barbour
Barlow
Barney
Barnhart
Barrick
Barron
Bartles
Battista
Beaumont
Bean
Beckett
Bedinger
Bell
Bellamy
Beltz (see Fulk folder)
Berrier
Bender
Berry
Beltzhoover
Benedict
Biddinger/Budinger
Billmyer
Bisher
Black
Blackburn
Blackford
Blaylock
Blevins
Blickenstaff-Kitts
Bloom
Blostone
Blue
Bly
Boardman
Bodola
Bohrer
Boone
Booth
Borden
Bosley
Boteler
Botic
Bowers
Bowyer
Boyer
Boyle
Braddock
Brady
Brannan
Branson
Brant
Brashear
Bray
Brennan
Brooks
Brown
Browning (see Johnson)
Bryan
Bryant
Bucci
Buckles
Buckner
Buckwalter
Buracker
Burkette
Burlin
Burton
Bury
Busey
Butler
Byers
Byron

C

Calhoun
Cameron
Camilletti
Campolieto
Carper
Carr
Carroll
Carter
Caseley
Catrow
Causer
Chapline
Chapman
Chicchirichi
Chofnas
Christman
Clark
Cleaver
Clevenger
Coffey
Coffield
Coffman
Cohen
Colbert
Collins
Colwell
Conard
Conley
Conner
Cook
Cookus
Cooper
Corliss
Cortney/Courtney
Coulter
Crane
Craun
Creamer
Crider
Crockett
Cross
Crowley
Crum
Custer
Cuthrell

D

Dahlin
Dailey
Dandridge
Davis
Day
Deaner
DeBerry
Decker
Del Gallo
Devonshire
Dewease
Didden
Dillard
Dillow
Dodson
Domenico
Donivan
Donley
D’Onofrio
Dopson
Doss
Dove
Dovier
Drechsler
Drennen
Driscoll
Duke
Dunlevy
Dunn
Dyche

E

Earle
Earp
Eary
Eaton
Edelen
Egan
Egle
Eldridge
Ellis
Ellison
Engle
Entler
Eros
Etchison
Everhart

F

Faeser/Feiser
Faulkner
Fauble
Fayman
Feaster
Feliciano
Fellers
Feltner
Filon
Fisher
Fischer
Forkey
Forman/Foreman
Forney
Foutz
Fowler
Fraley
Frank
Frazier
Freitag
French
Freund
Friel
Frye
Fulk
Fuss

G

Gamble
Gareis
Gay
Gaylin
Gibson
Gifft
Glendenning
Goldsborough/Leeland
Goode
Goodrich
Gossard
Graf
Grantham
Grashoff
Graves
Green
Greist
Griffith
Grissinger
Grove
Groves
Gruber
Guice
Guy

H

Hafer
Hallida/Osbourn
Halverson
Hammann
Hammond
Hamtramck (see also Selby)
Hanak
Hancock
Hansbury
Hansell/Hansall
Harding
Hardy
Harris
Hart
Hartlove
Hartzell
Hastry
Healey
Hedges
Heflebower
Hellyer
Hendricks
Hendry
Henry
Hensel
Herridge
Hicks
Hight, Hite, Hoydt
Higham
Higman
Hill
Hitt
Hockman
Hoffman
Holben
Holler
Horn
Horner
Hough
Householder
Hoxton
Huber
Huff (see also Turner/Huff folder)
Hulse
Hunter (see Turner/Hunter folder)
Hutzler

I

Ingram

J

Jackson
James
Jamison
Janssen
Jaranko
Jenkins
Johnson
Johnston
Jones
Jones (see also Forman/Foreman folder)
Jorgensen

K

Kamer
Kartley
Kave
Kazmierczak
Kearney
Kearns
Kearsley
Keating (see Johnson)
Keebler
Keefer
Kelch
Kelsey
Kemnitzer
Kemp
Kendrick
Kepple
Kerr
Kesecker
Kessel
Kidder
Kidwiler
Kilmer
King
Kinser
Kinyon
Kisner
Koonce/Koonse
Kozak
Knighten
Knode
Knott (see also Cross)
Kretzer

L

Lamp
Landers
Landrum
LaPorte
Larsen
Lauffer
Laurenson
Lawhorn
Lawson
Lear
Leasure
Lee
Leeland (See Goldsborough folder)
Legge
Lehman
Lemaster
Lemen
Lesh
Lewis
Licklider
Lietz
Link
Lloyd
Locke
Logan
Long
Loughry
Lowe
Lucas
Luna
Lynch
Lynna

M

MacNichols
Maddex
Maddex (see also Schell folder)
Magaha
Maigret
Majkowski
Manspile
Marken
Marrone
Marsh
Marshall
Martin
Martineau
Masemer
Mason
Massero
Mastrangelo
Matson
Mauch/Muck/Mauck
Maupin
May
McCoy
McDaniel
McDonald
McElhaney
McFetridge/Wanger
McInnes
McKevitte(e) – See Chapline
McMahan
McMillan
McQuilkin/Rush
McSwain
Meadows
Mello
Merchant
Mihalik
Miles
Miller
Miller-Coulter
Mills
Moler
Monroe
Moore
Morgan
Morotti
Morrison
Morrow
Mudge
Mullins
Mumaw
Murphy
Myers (see Rush/Myers folder)

N

Needy
Niederhauser
Neidringhaus
Northrop

O

Offutt
Olcott
O’Neill
Oravec
Orr
Orsini
Osbourn (see Hallida/Osbourn folder)
Ottley

P

Painter
Pantle
Pardue
Park
Parmesano
Pellish
Pendleton
Pennington
Perry
Pettijohn
Piercy
Pittsnogle
Plata
Popkins
Potter
Potts
Prather
Pratt
Price
Printz
Pritchard
Proudman

Q

Quinn

R

Raczkowski
Ramsay
Raphael
Raubertas
Rawlings
Redden
Reinhart
Reisbig
Renaud
Reynolds
Rice
Ridgway
Rickard
Rizzo
Robinson
Rockenbaugh
Rockey
Rogers
Rogers (see also Schell folder)
Roman
Romano
Ronemous
Rooney
Rose
Ross
Rude
Rumsey
Rush
Rush (see also McQuilkin/Rush folder)
Rush/Myers
Rushizky
Rust (see Turner/Rust folder)
Rutherford

S

Sager
Salins
Savage
Sawyer
Saylor
Schell (Waldeck, Maddex, Rogers)
Schindler
Schley
Schubel
Schwartz
Scott
Selby
Severson
Shade
Shaffer
Sheely
Sheetz
Shenton
Shepherd
Shiben
Shipe
Shipley
Shirley
Show
Siler
Simmons
Sims
Singer
Skinner
Sletten
Slusher
Smallwood
Smith
Snipes
Snyder
Sperow
Spickler
Staley
Standford
Stanley
Starkey
Starliper
Staubs
Stenger
Stewart
Stine
Strite
Strode
Stubblefield
Stull
Stum
Sturm
Sullivan
Sundback
Super
Swearingen
Swift
Swope

T

Tabb
Tabler
Talago
Tarmon
Taylor
Tchakirides
Tennant
Teresa
Tatcher
Thomas
Thompson
Thornburg/Thornburgh/Thornberry
Torrence
Towner
Trail
Tribby
Turner
Turner/Huff
Turner/Hunter
Turner/Rust

U

Underwood
Unger
Unseld

V

Van Kirk
Van Meter/Van Metre
Van Meteren
Vanorsdale
Van Tol
Various (includes many surnames)
Vaughn
Verduci
Via
Vickers
Viger
VonBaumann

W

Wabniz
Wachtel
Waldeck (see also Schell folder)
Walker
Walper
Wanger (see McFetridge/Wanger folder)
Ware
Warren
Washington
Watson
Wayt
Wean
Webb
Webber
Webster
Weis
Welcome
Weller
Welshans
Wendel
Whalen Wheeler
Whirley
White
Whitmer
Whitmore
Wigren
Wilcox
Wilkins
Willard
Williams
Williamson
Willingham
Willis
Wilson
Wiltshire
Winfrey
Winkel
Winstead
Winston
Wolford
Womack
Wright
Writt
Wyand
Wysong

X

Weigel
Wilt

Y

Yates
Yeasley
Yontz
Young

Z

Zahniser
Zombro