Abel or Able Family in W.Va. I am a descendant of an Abel or Able family from West Virginia, not too far from Beckley.
My grandmother was Nellie Abel, with sisters; Mary, Grace, and brother Homer, Charles? and others.
Mother died in childbirth in early 1900's after giving birth to about 12 children.
Father name ?? was widowed and remarried after adopting out some of his children.Two were my grandmother Nellie and her sister Grace.Not sure where sister Mary grew up, except she was older and after married then lived in town West of Cincinnati, Ohio.Mary had boy and girl.Nellie had 3 boys and one girl.Grace had several girls? and boys???
There were other children in the general area of Beckley, W.Va.
If any of this sounds familiar, please email me. Gail