|My husband and I are researching the WELLS family from Big Stone Gap, Wise Co.,Va.|
Mahal(Mayhall) Wells 1822-1902 Lived in Big Stone Gap, Wise Co migrated to Owingsville, Ky in 1865 then to Breathitt Co in 1890.
He is the son of Zachariah & Rebecca Wells, Wise Co., Va.
Mahal married Lavinia Stidham.
Children: Melissa, Rachael, Sarah, Ira, Mary J., Rebecca, Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Jeremiah, Abagail, and Zachariah.
Mahal was a Doctor of Herbal Medicine, source: Medical Registry, Bath County, KY, and he stated that his father, Zachariah Wells, is from Virginia.
Looking for information on Mahal's family.Big Stone Gap, Va. and North Carolina.
In addition I am researching the BERRYMAN - BRANHAM Family.
James Berryman born 1849 - ? in Montgomery Co, Ky.
Not much is known about wife:(1) Nancie E.
children: Frank, Clydie and Claude Jackson Berryman,(wife Mary Francis Branham)
wife (2) Eller Berryman children: John W., Chet, Charlie, James, Sarah Ellen, Lillian, and Lorraine
Looking for information on James Berryman and Nancie E. I know nothing about Nancie.
James Branham -Mar 17, 1856 -Sept 30, 1923 Montgomery Co, Ky.
father: Thomas Branhammother: Lydia Wycoff
wife:(1) Martha M Merrill dates?
children: Vol, John Thomas, Ella,, Leddie, Sarah Susan, Edward Lee, Mary Francis
wife (2) Judy (Jude) Wade Willoughby
children: Anna Lizzie, Wiliam, Edwin, Emma Lee, Nell, Georgie, Mable B.
Looking for information about Thomas & Lydia Branham also looking for information about Martha Merrill whose father was Andrew Merrill.
Any information would be appreciated.We are also willing to share the information that we have.
Fred & Eva Wells
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Updated November 9, 2007