William Venis Riggleman, son of Aaron Dove and Sarah Riggleman, married Abigail Orahood 11 Feb 1836 in Hardy Co., VA. She was the daughter of Joshua Orahood and Catherine Norman. In 1860 they were in Luneys Creek, Hardy Co.-- Dennis Riddleman 54 VA Abigail 50 VA Joshua 22 VA Seymour 20 VA Simon 16 VA Mary J. 12 VA Elizabeth 9 VA Nancy 7 VA Susan 2 VA
I have heard that they had an older son, Felix A. Is he the Felix Riggleman also listed in Luneys Creek with wife Eliza? I would love to have information on the spouses and families of these children. Did they all use the surname Riggleman?
In 1880 Venis and Abigail were in Mineral County Frankfort, Mineral, West Virginia 1880 W. RIGGLEMANSelfMMaleW73VAFarmerVAVA Abigail RIGGLEMANWifeMFemaleW63VAKeeping HouseXVA Susan H. RIGGLEMANDauSFemaleW20VAAt HomeXVA Clarence RIGGLEMANGSonSMaleW10MDWorks On A FarmVAMD George SMELLOtherSMaleW26HESSE DARMSTADTFarm LaborerHESSE DARMSTADTHESSE DARMSTADT