Eleanor (Ellen) Knapp

Eleanor (Ellen) Knapp

Female 1825 - 1926  (100 years)

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  • Name Eleanor (Ellen) Knapp 
    Born 24 Jun 1825 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 Mar 1926  Knapp's Creek, Pocahontas Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Delbert Moore's, farm nr. Dunmore, Pocahontas Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • From Fred Wanless' large Poca. Co. history book. and Bicentennial History of Bath Co. (p.143) also gives parentage. Marriage bond gives father's name.

      Must NOT be this Caleb Knapp, who was dead before she married:
      Greenbrier Co Court Orders 1780-1850
      May 24, 1830- "A paper purporting to be the last Will and testament of
      Caleb Knapp deceased was proved by the oaths of Peter Burr and John Watts
      subscribing witnesses thereto and same is ordered to be recorded. Anthony
      Bowen the executor therein named refused to take upon him self the burden
      of executing the same, therefore Jushua Knapp is made administrator. He
      entered in to bond with Elizabeth Knapp, Moses Knapp, John Knapp, Jacob
      Linson, Jacob C Hisey, William Brown as his securities in penal sum of
      $3000 dollars. Court appoints John and Salathiel Watts and Philip
      Wolfenbarger to appraise this estate."
    Person ID I427  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 

    Father Caleb Knapp,   d. Aft 1842 
    Family ID F822  Group Sheet

    Family Sampson Buzzard,   b. 3 Apr 1819,   d. 28 May 1883, Pocahontas Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 12 May 1842  Pocahontas Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Cornelius Doliver Buzzard,   b. 10 Oct 1855,   d. 1 Jan 1934  (Age 78 years)
     2. Robert Asbury Buzzard,   b. 29 Aug 1865,   d. 4 Jul 1957, Hot Springs, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2001 
    Family ID F132  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Mar 1926 - Knapp's Creek, Pocahontas Co, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Marriage Records - Pocahontas Co, WV, P. (Reliability: 0).
      31 - bond of 11 May 1842 for Sampson Buzzard and Elenor Knap. Surety, Sampson Buzzard and Charles Grimes. Caleb Knapp consents for dau. Ealonar M. Knapp. Teste, Charles Grimes and Henry Dilley. Sampson's age proven by Charles Grimes. Returned 12 May 1842 for Sampson Buzzard and Eleanor Knap by James Wanless.