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Deputy Marshal William Riley SEAMANDS


  • Born: 1 Jan 1810, , Botetourt, Virginia, USA
  • Married: 2 Mar 1829, , Botetourt, Virginia, USA
  • Died: 28 May 1898
  • Buried: Abt 30 May 1898, Cemetery, Mud River Baptist Church, Barboursville, Cabell, West Virginia, USA

   General Notes:

Mud River Cemetery
Seamands, A. J.* 7/19/1879 WPA
Seamands, Anne Seyler WPA
Seamands, Daniel Webster* 2/21/1907 WPA
Seamands, Frank M.* 9/29/1872 WPA
Seamands, Henrietta E.* 11/11/1879 WPA
Seamands, Mary 1828 1917 WPA
Seamands, Nancy Harshbarger* 1/11/1810 5/29/1898 WPA
Seamands, Randolph 1862 1932 WPA
Seamands, Thomas Jackson* 2/10/1912 WPA
Seamands, Willie 4/23/1890 WPA

Cabell Co WV Heritage 1809-1996, Pg 295, 1996, Cabell Co Public Library, 455 Ninth Street, Huntington, WV 25701, 929.3754421 C HRL. "JOSEPH SEAMANDS...William Riley Seamands married Nancy Harshbarger (1 Jan 1810 - 28 May 1898) on 2 Mar 1829. A native of Botetourt County, she was a daughter of David Harshbarger and Elizabeth Beaheer. They made their home near Barboursville...During the war, Nancy [was] a prisoner in Wayne County because of their Southern sympathies...They are buried at Mud River Baptist Church Cemetery..."

Hardesty's West Virginia Heritage Encyclopedia Vol VI Chap 2 Cabell Ed/Publ Jim Comstock Richwood WV 1974 pg 104-
"Willliam R Seamands was a son of Elijah G and Lucy (Sandridge) Seamands, who made their nome in Cabell county 11 Dec 1811. He was born in Albermarle (sic) county VA on the 5th of March 1809. His father was one of the most prominent of the early settlers here, and was a minister and one of the first school teachers. In what is now Union district, Cabell county, 5 Mar 1829 William R Seamands wedded Nancy Harshbarger, who was born in Botetourt county VA on New Years Day 1810. In Sep 1818, here parents David and Elizabeth (Beaheer) Harshbarger, made their home in Cabell county..."


1. Removed; Sep 1818, , Cabell, West Virginia, USA. From Botetourt, Virginia

   Marriage Information:

Nancy married Deputy Marshal William Riley SEAMANDS, son of Reverend Elijah Grant SEAMANDS, Sr and Lucy SANDRIDGE, on 2 Mar 1829 in , Botetourt, Virginia, USA. (Deputy Marshal William Riley SEAMANDS was born on 5 Mar 1809 in , Albemarle, Virginia, USA, died on 23 Dec 1889 in Barboursville, Cabell, West Virginia, USA and was buried about 25 Dec 1889 in Cemetery, Mud River Baptist Church, Barboursville, Cabell, West Virginia, USA.)


1 Cabell Co WV Heritage 1809-1996, Cabell Co WV Heritage 1809-1996, (929.3754421 C HRL), Pg 295 1996.

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