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Pendelton CO W VA PROPST

Pendelton CO W VA PROPST

Posted: 6 Jan 2000 8:18AM GMT
Edited: 10 Oct 2006 11:41PM GMT
My line is thus:
Kerry PROPST Fleming (me
Kenneth Lee PROPSTand Janett Faye PASLEY
James Edward PROPST Sr. and Jennie Evelyn WOOLSEY
Reeves Joseph PROPST and Catherine M. MITCHELL
William PROPST and ELizabeth SAWYER
Jonas PROPST and Magdelene CARR
Johann Michael Jr and Catherine Elizabeth
Johan Michael Sr. and Barbara.
Please e mail me if I can be of any help, I have a couple of books on Pendelton Co W Va PROPST lineages.

Propst of Pendleton County

Marlene Bartley Hatter (View posts)
Posted: 31 Mar 2000 1:06PM GMT
My mother's maiden name was Propes. My great grandfather was Morgan Propes. I can find very little about any of his people. I was told that the family originally came from West Virginia. When I look in old deed books there are several spellings of the names, mostly Propst. I think maybe my gr-gr grandfather may have been John and his wife was Sarah. If you have any information of the Propst that moved to West Augusta, Augusta County, Virginia I'd be very grateful to know it.

Thank you,
Marlene Hatter

Re: Morgan Propst

Dianne Camp (View posts)
Posted: 28 Apr 2000 8:22PM GMT
I have his ancestors, but very little on his descendants, maybe you can fill that part in for me :)

Jonas Propst

Thomas Propst (View posts)
Posted: 15 Aug 2000 4:52PM GMT
I would like to know as much as you can tell me about Jonas Propst. Jonas was my great-great grandfather. All information stops with him.

Propst History

Posted: 4 Sep 2000 9:09PM GMT
Edited: 13 Jan 2003 3:22AM GMT
There is a fairly comprehensive Probst/Brobst family history at

Heinrich Propst was my GGGGrandmother's Brother

Posted: 6 Nov 2000 2:29AM GMT
Edited: 12 Apr 2002 10:14PM GMT
What type of information are you looking for. Heinrich and his wife was witness to my GGGrandfather baptism. I will share any of the information that I have so far with you. Which book to you have on Pendleton County? I could email you a gedcom file of the Propst that I do have which is way to many to count. The earliest Propst I have is Johannes born abt 1620 in Feuchtwangen Bavaria Germany his son Hans Michael born bef 1659 in Bonninheim, Wurttembert Germany married Agatha Plintzing born before 1650 in Schwab Hahl, Bavaria Germany this couple had five children when Agatha died before 1692 in Bonnigheim, Wurttembert Germany. After her death Hans married Anna Margaret Mayer (born bef 1675) August 1692 and had one other child. I also have picture of various graves had the Propst Church Cemetery in Pendleton which would take me a while to get to you I still need to label them all. On going for the last 11/2 yrs. So let me know what you would like and I will try to get it out to you as soon as I can.

PS. My GGGGrandparents were Henry and Maria Eva Propst Huffman.

Dr. Heinrich Propst

Lonnie Propst (View posts)
Posted: 28 Apr 2001 6:07AM GMT
Am looking for info on Dr. Henry. He appeared in Anson Co. NC sometime during or after the Revolutionary War. Married to Catherine Abondshine (Avenshine). Born in W.VA? Where did he come from and why? Any help appreciated.

Dr. Heinrich Propst

Lonnie Propst (View posts)
Posted: 28 Apr 2001 6:08AM GMT
Am looking for info on Dr. Henry. He appeared in Anson Co. NC sometime during or after the Revolutionary War. Married to Catherine Abondshine (Avenshine). Born in W.VA? Where did he come from and why? Any help appreciated.


Re: Morgan Propst

Gayle McGarry (View posts)
Posted: 18 Jan 2003 4:28AM GMT
Classification: Query
Hi Dianna,
I'm wondering if you have the info on decendants of Morgan Propst? If not please e-mail me, I am a direct descendant of Morgan. He was my Great-Grandfather.
His parents were Jacob Propst & Jane Vint, from Pendelton County, WVa. From there I have a gap. His father is listed as Adam? Propst. I'm wondering what the (?) means? And was Adam his father?
Thanks, Gayle McGarry

Re: Pendelton CO W VA PROPST

Posted: 9 Jan 2009 8:46PM GMT
Classification: Query
Someone may have already let you know, but just in case:

The father of Johann Michael Propst - married to 3rd wife Catherine Elizabeth (last name unknown) - was named Hans Michael Propst.
Johann Michael Propst was not a 'jr' but had a son (born to 2nd wife Maria Margaretha Corell) named Johann Michael Propst, Jr.

Also, I hope the following can be of use to you:

Johann Propost, B. abt. 1620, Germany. SP: Unknown

Hans Michael Propost, B. 1659, Germany; D. 1695. SP: Agatha Plintzing, m. Aug 27, 1678

Hans Michael Propst, B. 1679, Germany. D. 1745, Pendleton, Co WV.
SP: Barbara, B. 1670, Germany. D. 1745, Pendleton, Co WV.
Johann Michael Propst, B. 1712 Germany; D. 1789, Propstburg, Pendleton Co, WV. Will Dated: December 19, 1785.
SP: Catherine Elizabeth (last name Unknown), B. bf. 1720; M. 1745; D. 1804, Pendleton Co WV at the age of 84.
Children Listed: Catharina Barbara, Maria Elizabeth, Frederick George (B. 1748), George Peter, Maria Eva, and Heinrich

Frederick George Propst, B. 1748, Pendleton Co, WV; D. 1801, Pendleton, Co, WV SP: Barabara Swadley, B. 1748/49, Augusta County, VA (later Pendleton Co, WV); D. Nov 11, 1829, Pendleton Co, WV

Johannes (John) Propst, B. btw. 1770-1775, Pendleton Co WV; D. aft. 1850, Jackson Co TN
SP: Elizabeth Doval, B. 1780, Alma, Page Co, VA; M. May 20, 1800, Rockingham Co, VA; D. 1847, Jackson Co, TN
Children: John and Nancy.

Nancy Propst, B. abt. 1802, Pendleton, Co, WV; M. Nov. 9, 1816, Barren Co, KY; D. 1852, Jackson Co., TN.
SP: William Speakman, B. abt. 1790, Barren Co., KY; D. 1849, Jackson County, TN.

Nancy is my ggg-grandmother.

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