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james hamilton wilson

I am looking for the parents of James Hamilton Wilson, born on 3-29-1822 in Wirt Co (then Wood Co) WV (then VA). He married Mahala Petty on 10-21-1841 and died 3-7-1907. He is buried in the K of P Cemetery in Elizabeth, Wirt Co WV. I have the census records for 1850-1900 for him, all in Wirt Co. Below is a list of his children (that I know of):

Lucy 1843
John R 1845
Harriet S 1846
William Turner 1849 my gr-gr-grandfather
Lafayette A 1856
Mary F 1858
P L 1863

All were born in VA (really WV).

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Looking for Double Davises

My grandmother is Gay Lurena Davis born in Calhoun Co, WV on Feb 28th of 1907. She was married to Robert Hurshel Pepper (3-31-1902--5-30-1938) and later to Gilbert Miller (died 1974). Both of her parents are Davises.
Her father Joseph Sirus Davis- Born in WV (probably Wirt or Marion Co) on 1-19-1858 and died 12-5-1935 in Wirt Co, WV.
Her mother Phoebe Jane Davis- Born in Washington Co, OH on 1-24-1871 and died 10-21-1935 in Wirt Co, WV.
They were married in Wood Co, WV on 4-28-1887.
They are both buried in the Wolverton Cem. on Munday Road in Wirt Co.

Parents of Joseph Sirus Davis are:
Abraham R Davis bn abt 1822 in WV (maybe Marion Co)
Laverna Brumage bn abt 1834 in Marion Co, WV.

Parents of Phoebe Jane Davis are:
Isaiah H Davis bn Nov 1845 in Washington Co OH
Mary Ellen Harris bn Jul 1851 in OH
Married 2-17-1867 in Washington Co, OH.

Should anybody have additional info, please let me know.

Michael Long of Monroe Ohio and Wayne Illinois

I am looking for the parents of Michael C Long born in 1818 in Belmont Co, Ohio. He married Charlotte Farnsworth and lived in Monroe Co, Oh in the 1850 and 1860 census. He moved to Wayne Co IL and is in the 1870 and 1880 census there.