Reverend George Thrasher lived less than 100 miles from the Moon household, in Botetourt County. His story is occasionally set in Buchanan County, but fewer sources substantiate it.
In the early 1900s, a cabin sat near Stebbins, or what is now Oak Level, Virginia. It was known as “Aunt Tabby Anderson’s Place.
The John Bachman house is a landmark that dates back to the early 1800s. The house is located in the Horse Creek area of Kingsport, Tennessee.
A poor Irish immigrant named Ardan came to America, just after the Revolutionary War. He found peace and tranquility in Roan Mountain.
The situation with John Gamble did not bode well for West Virginia cases that alleged paranormal involvement. Oddly enough, there was an unspoken change decades later during the trial of a man named Trout Shue.
We are elated to announce the site’s first book! Appalachian Curiosities is now available.