My ancestors came to the New World in the middle of the 17th century.They first settled in eastern Virginia.By 1800 many of them had moved over the mountains into what would become West Virginia.
I am researchingthe Adkins/ Atkins, Massey, Dorsey, Stewart, Scott, Carr, Schoonover, Petry and Cooper family lines.
Thanks to my long-suffering wife Dena; my cemetery and courthouse researchers, Wes and Dad; Daniel Scott, author of "Those Incredible Scotts"; Edna Mae Long, Dorothy Buckley, Larry Scott and Patty Sebok for providing valuable information.
I strive to provide accurate information.All additions and corrections are welcome.
- Atkins Brothers (25 KB)
Eugene, Howard, Jerry and Delmer (L to R)
- Kenna Virgil Atkins (23 KB)
Grandfather, son of Alex and Cora Adkins
- Sunshine State Games 2008 (62 KB)
Wes threw a four-hit, complete game in the semi-final. The Jacksonville Royals defeated the Florida Surge 6-1.
- James, Delmer and Eugene Atkins (35 KB)
Three Atkins brothers served onboard USS Soley during the Korean War
- Isaac Scott (98 KB)
2nd Great Grandfather, son of Richard and Rebecca Scott, 7th WV Cavalry Bugler.
- 2008 Florida High School 2A State Champions (20 KB)
Providence defeated North Florida Christian 3-1 in the State Championship final.
- Hallie Mae Massey Atkins (32 KB)
Hallie holding granddaughter Sheryl Atkins, son Howard is in background
- Martha M. Carr Scott (67 KB)
2nd Great Grandmother, wife of Isaac Scott
- Scott Mountain Cemetery (173 KB)
Final resting place of Isaac and Martha Scott
- Kenna and Lee (28 KB)
Having a good time at the kitchen table
- Hallie Massey Atkins (10 KB)
Grandmother, daughter of Chester and Minnie Massey, wife of Kenna Atkins
- My Mother and Grandmothers (22 KB)
H. Louise Dorsey, Rosalie Atkins, Hallie Atkins
- Holly N. "Joe" Dorsey (20 KB)
Grandfather,son of George and Sarah Dorsey
- Peter Adkins Headstone (143 KB)
2nd Great Grandfather's grave at Joe's Creek
- Grandparents (22 KB)
Harriet Louise Dorsey and Joe Dorsey
- Anson and Mary Noble (20 KB)
2nd Great Grandparents
- Minnie Scott Massey (133 KB)
Great Grandmother, daughter of Isaac and Martha Scott
- Gary Carter National Grand Slam Tournament 2007 (17 KB)
Wes on the mound. The Providence Stallions competed against some of the best high school teams in the country
- The Dorsey Sisters with their first-born children (168 KB)
JoAnn and Rick, Rosalie and Diane, Mary and Ed (left to right)
- Delmer and Rosalie Atkins (27 KB)
- Dena Atkins (42 KB)