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Re: DIFFENDERFER FROM VA
Posted by: Laura Alderson Date: July 11, 2001 at 08:53:23
In Reply to: DIFFENDERFER FROM VA by Michele Everhart King of 204

I'm also search for Va. Diffenderfers-- 1800s and 1900s.

Oldest first. About a year ago I came across on the web, and downloaded, what I think is a Va. State Archives index card with the name Frederick Diefenderfer on it and a date around 1804. I didn't pursue it, but have you called Va. State Archives? I understand they're super. National Archives in DC said they sometimes have better files of the period. Let me know what you find.

Also, I am looking for any descendants of James L. Diffenderfer (1838-1912) who married Viola Hill in SW Va and had a number of children--Leander, Mattie, etc., and I believe a grandson Bruce Leander Diffenderfer. I have oodles of info on James!
You can contact me directly at LWA101@aol.com


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