Kane, Have you checked the library genealogy room in Philadelphia, Neshoba Co., Ms. I left a file/book there that contains loads of info. and a picture of William B. Nowell.You may have to ask for it.I also have a copy of the marrige cert. for Gidion P. Nowell and Mary Jane Fox.Will be happy to share. You may also want to join us at: NOWELL-Lemail@example.com (subscribe FREE) NOWELL-L@rootsweb.com (post messages) There are lots of genreous genealogy Nowell researchers out here.You would be amaized at what info you will start collecting.At first it is a lotof info and then we are mostly quiet untill some of our uninformed relations drop in to get us stired back up.