I'm very pleased to share the information with you. Another distant relative found! My closest generations are: James Madison/Emily Messinger & their daughter, Sarah Agness McComas Cyfers/John Calvin "Cal" Cyfers (s/o John Calvin Cyfers b abt 1823 in Smyth Co, Va. d 1891, Wayne Co, WV,& Sarah "Sally" McCoy b 1828 Russell Co, Va. d ? Wayne Co, WV). Their daughter Mary Ellen Cyfers b Jan 1, 1848 m Spencer Adkins b 08/22/1870 in Lincoln Co, WV. I have many very early relatives in this part of WV (Cyfers, Messinger, McCoy, McComas & Adkins)& know little about them but I am slowly building my lines.