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 body of a baby boy was found in Accomack County, in March of 1679. It was buried in a blue blanket.
For some reason, many papers of the era list him as “C. H.
The Powers Family of Southwest Virginia The Powers Family POWER or POWERS PIONEER IRISH in NEW ENGLAND from: Pioneer Irish in New England, p.
November 3 of 1903, was Election Day in Scott County, Virginia. The battle started before the polls even opened.
Charles Mead (?-1909) Mead was a mountain desperado who robbed and murdered J.
John Vestal was an ex-Confederate soldier in Bristol. Vestal had a vision that he was going to die on September 3, 1911.