My connection is through John & Martha Fleshman.My Grandmother Lettie Belle Fleshman b. 4-11-1897 d. 10-25-1984 was the daughter of Calvin Kingsley Fleshman b. 5-18-1872 d. 1-1-1944 in Raleigh, WV and Almyra Jane McGinnis Fleshman b. 12-1-1875 (Rock Creek WV) d. 3-13-1958 (Raleigh, WV) They married 7-30-1891.
Calvin Kingsley's parents were John W. Fleshman b. 10-17-1830 d. 1906 & Sarah Elizabeth Warren b. 1835 Virginia.They married 1858.In the 1880 census it listed children as: Margaret A. age 21, Parthenia A. age 19, William L. age 18, Cornelius O. age 16, John E.A. age 13, Sarah M. age 9, Calvin K. age 8, Louisa B. age 4, Mahezza G. age 2.
John W. Fleshman parents were Michael Fleshman & Maria Blankenbaker.
Michae's parents were John b. 3-15-1720 or so in Madison VA d. 1863 Raleigh WV and Martha Abbott b. 5-8-1811 in Monroe WV d. 5-13-1885 in Raleigh, WV.
My Grandma married 3 times, first to James Gravely and had 6 sons, twins Charles & William b. 5-2-1922 both died 5-10-1922 & 5-12-1922, Raymond, Howard b. 10-8-1917, Carlyle b. 4-20-1919 d. 4-1991, Fred b. 10-29-1920 d. 7-2-2000.Her first husband worked for the railroad and had went to the bank and withdrew $1500 dollars he got on the train and never arrived.His body was discovered later along the Ohio river he had been shot in the head.Her second husband was Jess Harrison and they had a daughter Jessie b. 7-27-1925.They divorced.
She then married my Grandpa Samuel Price Wickline.They married in 1927 and had children Stella Mae b. 9-28-1929 d. 10-30-1929, my father Calvin Davis b. 9-2-1931, Betty b. 12-6-1934, Myra b. 2-3-1937, and Charles Leroy b. 4-14-1940 d. 1-31-1998 from cancer.