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Searching for parents and siblings of Mary Hestor SWEETLAND & George W. STRICKLAND; dau. md Peter B. RIFFE

Searching for parents and siblings of Mary Hestor SWEETLAND & George W. STRICKLAND; dau. md Peter B. RIFFE

Posted: 21 Sep 2000 6:32PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 14 Jun 2002 11:36PM GMT
Surnames: Sweetland, Stirckland, Riffe
Searching for parent and sibling information on Mary Hestor SWEETLAND and George Walter STRICKLAND. IGI says they were married Mar 1837, Pattonsville, Scott, VA. Their dau. Martha "Mary" md. Peter Bingamon RIFFE in Jun 1862, Botetourt Co VA then moved to MO. Any help appreciated.

Mary Hester SWEETLAND - did she have a bro. Isaac VanMeter SWEETLAND?

Posted: 31 Mar 2001 8:42AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 14 Jun 2002 11:37PM GMT
Surnames: Sweetland, Russell, Love, Southworth
Patricia, could the Mary Hester Sweetland you are seeking had a brother by name of Isaac VanMeter Sweetland. He was married to a Marth Russell, unconfirmed reports they had a daughter Mary Hester Sweetland ( who would have been named after Issaac's sister ). This second Mary Hester Sweetland married a Theodotius A. Love, one of their children was Mary Sweetland Love, who marrried a Southworth, where my interest starts.
Some of the Soutworths I'm interested in have Sweetland as a middle name.

We have the possibility of at least three Mary Sweetlands in three generations ?

Bob - Charlotte NC

Re: Henry RIFFE md Carrie Dove HELM -- is this the same family?

Alice (View posts)
Posted: 6 Sep 2001 3:25AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 14 Jun 2002 11:38PM GMT
Surnames: Riffe, Helm
Just found out that my husband is related to a Peter B Riffe.
His son Henry Riffe married Carrie Dove Helm, my husbands Great Grandmother. Is this the same family you have. Would like more info. Thank you

Re: Peter Bingaman RIFFE & Sarah Ann WOODVILLE and 6 children

Posted: 6 Sep 2001 1:57PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 14 Jun 2002 11:39PM GMT
Surnames: Riffe, Woodville, Helm
Peter Bingaman Riffe and Sarah Ann Woodville "Sally" Strickland had at least six children:
Walter S., Martha H., John S., William C., Henry M., and Wade H. Henry's date of birth was 19 Aug 1875. I have no other information on Henry. When and where was Carrie Dove Helm born?

Re: Henry RIFFE b. 1875 md. Carrie Dove HELM b. 1876 MO.

Alice (View posts)
Posted: 7 Sep 2001 3:25AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 14 Jun 2002 11:41PM GMT
Surnames: Riffe, Helm, Chapman, Strickland
According to the 1880 US Census Wade H Riffe was 3 years old. Henry was 5 years old so must have been born in 1875. Henry married Carrie Dove Helm - she was born 12-1-1876 in MO. They had 3 children - Goldie b 1896. Sylvia b 1904, & Dorothy b 1907. Goldie Married Daniel Thurston Chapman. They are my husbands Grandparents. Goldie died 5/2 1963 in Tulare Co., CA. Also according to the 1880 Census Sally Strickland wasn't listed - Do you know when she died? thanks for any info

Re: Sarah Ann WOODVILLE STRICKLAND d. 1880 MO.

Posted: 7 Sep 2001 3:15PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 14 Jun 2002 11:44PM GMT
Surnames: Woodville, Strickland, Raby
According to the information I have, Sarah "Sallie" Ann Woodville Strickland died 28 April 1880 in Levasy, Jackson County, Missouri. Peter married Martha A. Raby on 1 Oct 1883 in Osage twp, Jackson Co., Missouri. They had three children; Thomas Hendric, Bessie, and Peter Roy. It is said that Peter B. was Sheriff of Jackson Co., MO. I have not yet researched that possibility.

Re: Do you have info on Peter and Sally STRICKLAND?

Posted: 8 Sep 2001 3:20AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 14 Jun 2002 11:45PM GMT
Surnames: Strickland
Thanks for the info. Do you have info on parents of Peter and Sallie. Henry and Carrie had 3 daughters - Goldie - 1896-1979, Sylvia - 1904-1988 & Dorothy 1907-1990.

Re: Parents of Sallie STRICKLAND

Posted: 8 Sep 2001 1:18PM GMT
Edited: 14 Jun 2002 11:46PM GMT
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