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

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

B

Back-Watson
Badeaux
Baker
Baluch
Banjoman
Banks
Barb
Barbour
Barlow
Barney
Barnhart
Barrick
Barron
Bartles
Battista
Beaumont
Bean
Beckett
Bedinger
Bell
Beltz (see Fulk folder)
Berrier
Berry
Beltzhoover
Benedict
Biddinger/Budinger
Billmyer
Bisher
Black
Blackburn
Blackford
Blickenstaff-Kitts
Bloom
Blostone
Bly
Boardman
Bodola
Bohrer
Boone
Borden
Bosley
Boteler
Bowers
Bowyer
Boyer
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
Camilletti
Carr
Carroll
Carter
Caseley
Causer
Chapline
Chapman
Chicchirichi
Chofnas
Christman
Clark
Clevenger
Coffey
Cohen
Colbert
Collins
Colwell
Conley
Cook
Cookus
Cooper
Corliss
Cortney/Courtney
Crane
Craun
Creamer
Crider
Crockett
Cross
Crum
Custer

D

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

E

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

F

Faeser/Feiser
Faulkner
Fauble
Fayman
Feaster
Fellers
Feltner
Filon
Fischer
Forkey
Forman/Foreman
Foutz
Fraley
Frank
Frazier
French
Freund
Frye
Fulk
Fuss

G

Gamble
Gareis
Gay
Gaylin
Gibson
Glendenning
Goldsborough/Leeland
Goodrich
Gossard
Grantham
Grashoff
Green
Greist
Griffith
Grissinger
Grove
Groves
Guy

H

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

I

Ingram

J

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

K

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

L

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

M

MacNichols
Maddex
Maddex (see also Schell folder)
Magaha
Majkowski
Marken
Marrone
Marsh
Marshall
Martin
Martineau
Mason
Massero
Mastrangelo
Matson
Mauch/Muck/Mauck
Maupin
May
McDonald
McElhaney
McFetridge/Wanger
McInnes
McKevitte(e) – See Chapline
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

O

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

P

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

Q

Quinn

R

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

S

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

T

Tabb
Tabler
Talago
Tchakirides
Tennant
Teresa
Thomas
Thompson
Thornburg/Thornburgh/Thornberry
Towner
Trail
Turner
Turner/Huff
Turner/Hunter
Turner/Rust

U

Underwood
Unger
Unseld

V

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

W

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

X

(No surnames)

Y

Yates
Yeasley
Yontz

Z

Zahniser