DESCENDANTS OF JAMES B. SPIERS

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                              Don Norman

 

1.JAMES B. SPIERS

 

    James B. Spiers was born in Glasgow, Scotland April 12, 1834 and

died in gilmer County WV.

    James married Mary Elizabeth Turner in Lewis County VA (WV)

November 4, 1857.

    The family apparently moved from Lewis County to Gilmer county

after 1880.

 

Children of James B. and Mary Elizabeth (Turner) Spiers.

 

  2.  (1). James Quinten           b.Aug  1 1858

 

  3.  (2). Sarah A.                b.Jun 22 1860

         m.Jonathan Queen

         m.Franz Cox

 

  4.  (3). Janet M.                b.Aug 15 1863

         m.----- Rose

 

  5.  (4). Hattie                  b.Jan 16 1866   d.Dec 25 1872

 

  6.  (5). George W.               b.May  7 1868

 

  7.  (6). Jesse R.                b.Jun 12 1873   d.Nov    1945

         m.Laura Morrison

 

  8.  (7). Hugh P.                 b.Jun 16 1876

 

  9.  (8). Anna Della              b.Oct  6 1878

         m.James Bush

 

 10.  (9). Thomas E.               b.Oct 13 1879

 

 11. (10). John E.                 b.Feb 27 1885

 

 

3.SARAH A. SPIERS    1.JAMES B. SPIERS

 

    Sarah A. Spiers, a daughter of James B. and Mary Elizabeth

(Turner) Spiers, was born in Lewis County VA (WV) June 22, 1860.  She

married Jonathan Queen.

    Her second husband was Franz Cox.  Franz, a son of Oliver Perry

and Sarah Elizabeth (Kniceley) Cox, was born in Gilmer county WV about

1863 and died in TX.

 

Children of Jonathan and Sarah A. (Spiers) Queen.

 

 12.  (1). Hattie E.

         m.Roy Stalnaker

 

Children of Franz and Sarah A. (Spiers) [Queen] Cox.

 

 13.  (1). Roy

         m.Mayme Bush

 

 14.  (2). Lillian

         m.----- Barnhart

 

 15.  (3). Amy

 

 

7.JESSE R. SPIERS    1.JAMES B. SPIERS

 

    Jesse R. Spiers, a son of James B. and Mary Elizabeth (Turner)

Spiers, was born June 12, 1873 and died in November 1945.  He married

Laura Morrison.

 

Children of Jesse R. and Laura (Morrison) Spiers.

 

 16.  (1). Bessie A.                      b.c.     1893

         m.Ernest Ellyson

 

 17.  (2). Harley

         m.Lizzie Flesher

 

 18.  (3). Nina

         m.Raymond Ellyson

 

 19.  (4). Frank

         m.Selma Fisher

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"Gilmer County Wv History 1845-1989" p.253

1930 Gilmer County WV census