My name is Ron Jackson, I currently live in California.
I am new at this family history / research.
I am the son of Edna Louise Whisman of Huntington, W. VA who was married to Samuel Henry Jackson of Boston.
I am related to some of the Whisman's in and around Huntington, W. Va.
My grandfathers name is Oscar, his wife is Grace, both deceased.They had two sons, Oscar Jr. & Donald two daugthers Betty and Edna (mom).
I met Oscar Whisman Jr. once, at family reunion.I recall Oscar Jr. telling that my great-great grandfather was born or had lived in Covington, Kentucky.
I have lost all of the phone numbers and addresses.
(The following is infomation someone has sent me.Your mother is in the 1930 census in Huntington, Cabell, WV. The household included: head, Oscar, 38, wife Grace 28, son Oscar 8, dau, Edna L. 6, dau Betty L. 4-6/12 and son Donald E. 1-10/12.
Donald may be living, possibly with his son James Oscar, in Proctorville, OH. Check http://www.switchboard.comhttp://www.switchboard.com for his address. Donald is 78 and James is 54, approximately.
Trivia: Your maternal grandmother died in 1940 at age 38.)
Does any of the aforementioned info connect any dots?