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Micajah McCrager Frashier
Posted by: Teresa Herrmann (ID *****4979) Date: October 20, 2006 at 16:23:31
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I have Micajah McCrager Frasher's parents as James Alexander Frashier and Sarah Sally Elliott. They had 8 children including Micajah. I have the following on Micajah, Sr. if anyone cares to take a look and let me know what you think:

Descendants of Micajah McCrager Frashier:
Generation No. 1

1. MICAJAH MCCRAGER3 FRASHIER (JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1) was born 25 December 1753 in Albamarle County, Virginia, and died 04 November 1843 in Lawrence County, Kentucky. He married SUSANNA HAMILTON 1774 in Staunton, Virginia. She was born Abt. 1755 in Orange County, Virginia, and died 1852 in Cabell County, Virginia.
micajah was at the surrender of cornwallis.the 1st cabin that went up in the lincoln district of wayne co.,wva. was built by a nevens in 1799.sometime between 1801 and 1810 micajah frasher came to live here.


More About MICAJAH MCCRAGER FRASHIER:
Burial: November 1843, Frasher Hill Cemetery Ft. Gay, Wayne County, (West) Virgiia
Military: Revolution War Soldier

Notes for SUSANNA HAMILTON:
Susanna Frasher was 105 years old in 1850. She was living with Granville Frasher in Wayne County, Virginia.

More About MICAJAH FRASHIER and SUSANNA HAMILTON:
Marriage: 1774, Staunton, Virginia

Children of MICAJAH FRASHIER and SUSANNA HAMILTON are:
       i.       NANCY4 FRASHIER, b. 1775, Amherst County, Virginia.
       ii.       SARAH F. FRASHIER, b. 1776, Amherst County, Virginia; d. 10 March 1859, Pike County, Kentucky.
       iii.       JOHN FRASHIER, b. 1778, Amherst County, Virginia.
       iv.       STACY FRASHIER, b. 1779, Amherst County, Virginia; m. DANIEL RATCLIFF, 12 May 1805, Greenup, Lawrence County, Kentucky1; b. 1779, Amherst County, Virginia; d. Wayne County, West Virginia.

More About DANIEL RATCLIFF and STACY FRASHIER:
Marriage: 12 May 1805, Greenup, Lawrence County, Kentucky1

2.       v.       LEWIS FRASHIER, b. 1785, Amherst County, Virginia; d. 17 April 1855, Wayne County, Virginia.
       vi.       WILLIAM DAVID FRASHIER, b. 1786, Pittsylvania County, Virginia.
       vii.       SARAH FRANCIS FRASHIER, b. 1790, Virginia; d. Bet. 1850 - 1860.
3.       viii.       HASTEN FRASHIER, b. 1794, Virginia; d. 1870.
       ix.       MARY ELIZABETH FRASHIER, b. June 1795, Virginia; d. 1894, Wayne County, West Virginia; m. SAMUEL WEBB, 29 May 1809, Greenup Co, (Now Lawrence Co) Kentucky1; b. Abt. 1790, Russell County, Virginia; d. Abt. 1885, Wayne County, West Virginia.

More About SAMUEL WEBB and MARY FRASHIER:
Marriage: 29 May 1809, Greenup Co, (Now Lawrence Co) Kentucky1
x.       ELVINA FRASHIER, b. 1796, Virginia; m. GEORGE MARTIN.
       xi.       ELIZABETH FRASHIER, b. 1798, Virginia.
       xii.       GEORGE W. FRASHIER, b. 1803, Amherst County, Virginia.
4.       xiii.       MICAJAH MCCRAGER FRASHIER, JR., b. 1805, Kentucky.
Generation No. 2

2. LEWIS4 FRASHIER (MICAJAH MCCRAGER3, JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1)2 was born 1785 in Amherst County, Virginia, and died 17 April 1855 in Wayne County, Virginia. He married (1) MARY BAILEY Bef. 1805 in Virginia. She was born 1790 in Virginia. He married (2) ELIZABETH GRIFFITH RATCLIFF 18 May 1805 in Greenup Co, (Now Lawrence Co) Kentucky3. She was born 1785 in Virginia, and died Bet. 1860 - 1870 in Salem Township, Meigs County, Ohio.

Notes for LEWIS FRASHIER:
Virginia Apprentices, 1623-1800:

Master: Frasher, James
Beginning date: 11/05/1759
Sex: male
Source: Spotsylvania Co. Wills B, 1749-1759, 433

Spotsylvania Co.
Occupation: carpenter/joiner
Ending date: 11/05/1763
Race: white Age: 18 Master: Frasher, James
Beginning date: 03/07/1758
Sex: male
Father: Sparks, James (deceased)
Source: Spotsylvania Co. Wills B 1740-1759, 349

Spotsylvania Co.
Occupation: carpenter/joiner
Ending date: unspecified
Race: white
Sparks, James
Master: Sebastion, Charles
Beginning date: 09/02/1752
Sex: male
Source: Spotsylvania Co. Wills B 1740-1759, 132-133

Spotsylvania Co.
Occupation: carpenter/joiner
Ending date: 03/02/1759
Race: white
Sparks, Samuel
Master: Frasher, James
Beginning date: 02/05/1760
Sex: male
Source: Spotsylvania Co. Wills B 1740-1759, 439

Spotsylvania Co.
Occupation: carpenter/joiner


More About LEWIS FRASHIER and MARY BAILEY:
Marriage: Bef. 1805, Virginia

Marriage Notes for LEWIS FRASHIER and ELIZABETH RATCLIFF:
Greenup County, Kentucky:

Greenup County was formed by an act of the General Assembly of Kentucky on December 12, 1803 from Mason County. It is located in the Eastern Coal Field region of the state. This region covers the eastern end of the state, stretching from the Appalachian Mountains westward across the Cumberland Plateau to the Pottsville Escarpment.

As of 1990, the county population was 36,742 in a land area covering some 346 square miles, an average of 106.2 people per square mile. The county seat is Greenup. Greenup County was named for Christopher Greenup (1750-1818), who served as a Kentucky representative to Congress, and was later elected governor of Kentucky in 1804

[Source for above information: Kentucky GenWeb].

More About LEWIS FRASHIER and ELIZABETH RATCLIFF:
Marriage: 18 May 1805, Greenup Co, (Now Lawrence Co) Kentucky3
       
Children of LEWIS FRASHIER and ELIZABETH RATCLIFF are:
       i.       JOHN LEWIS5 FRASHIER, b. 28 October 1806, Kanawha County, Virginia; d. 16 October 1885, Wayne County, West Virginia; m. MARY KIZZARIE WELLMAN, 26 April 1827, Lawrence County, Kentucky; b. 16 February 1809, Kanawha County, Virginia.

More About JOHN LEWIS FRASHIER:
Burial: October 1885, Frasher Hill Cemetery, Ft. Gay, Wayne County, West Virginia

More About JOHN FRASHIER and MARY WELLMAN:
Marriage: 26 April 1827, Lawrence County, Kentucky

5.       ii.       WILLIAM GRIFFITH FRASHIER, SR., b. 1808, Kanawha County, Virginia; d. Bet. 1870 - 1880, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio.
6.       iii.       SUSANNAH FRASHIER, b. 1810, Cabell County, Virginia; d. Aft. 1850, Wayne County, Virginia.
7.       iv.       MCCAGER MICAJAH FRASHIER, b. 07 March 1813, Cabell County, Virginia; d. 05 November 1882, Lawrence County, Kentucky.
8.       v.       GRANVILLE FRASHIER, b. 1814, Cabell County, Virginia; d. Aft. 1850, Wayne County, Virginia.
       vi.       MARGARET FRASHIER, b. 28 February 1815, Cabell County, Virginia; d. 01 November 1896, Wayne County, West Virginia; m. PETER HOOSER, Abt. 1832, Lawrence County, Kentucky; b. 04 March 1812, Virginia; d. 27 September 1893, Wayne County, West Virginia.
More About MARGARET FRASHIER:
Burial: November 1896, Lakin Cemetery Big Hurricane Creek, Wayne County, West Virginia

More About PETER HOOSER and MARGARET FRASHIER:
Marriage: Abt. 1832, Lawrence County, Kentucky

9.       vii.       JESSE FRASHIER, b. 1817, Cabell County, Virginia; d. 07 October 1894, Wayne County, West Virginia.
       viii.       SARAH FRASHIER, b. 1823, Cabell County, Virginia.
       ix.       SUSAN FRASHIER, b. 1825, Cabell County, Virginia; d. 1825, Cabell County, Virginia.
10.       x.       ELISHA ELI FRASHIER, b. 1828, Cabell County, Virginia; d. Aft. 1877, Wayne County, West Virginia.


3. HASTEN4 FRASHIER (MICAJAH MCCRAGER3, JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1) was born 1794 in Virginia, and died 1870. He married BATHSHEBA BERRY. She was born 1802, and died 1870.
       
Children of HASTEN FRASHIER and BATHSHEBA BERRY are:
       i.       NATHAN HASTEN5 FRASHIER, b. 1794.
       ii.       GRANVILLE CORNELIUS FRASHIER, b. 1841, Wayne County, Virginia; d. 1897, Kentucky.


4. MICAJAH MCCRAGER4 FRASHIER, JR. (MICAJAH MCCRAGER3, JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1) was born 1805 in Kentucky. He married LOUISA GIBSON 31 May 1835 in Lawrence County, Kentucky. More About MICAJAH FRASHIER and LOUISA GIBSON:
Marriage: 31 May 1835, Lawrence County, Kentucky
       
Children of MICAJAH FRASHIER and LOUISA GIBSON are:
       i.       OLIVER MARION5 FRASHIER.
11.       ii.       JOHN HASTEN FRASHIER.
       iii.       ANDREW FRASHIER.


Generation No. 3

5. WILLIAM GRIFFITH5 FRASHIER, SR. (LEWIS4, MICAJAH MCCRAGER3, JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1) was born 1808 in Kanawha County, Virginia, and died Bet. 1870 - 1880 in Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio. He married HANNAH FRENCH 21 April 1831 in Gallia County, Ohio. She was born 1807 in Virginia, and died Bet. 1870 - 1880 in Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio.

Notes for WILLIAM GRIFFITH FRASHIER, SR.:
Wm Frasher found in:

US - Census Index (1840)
Township: Cheshire
County: Gallia
State: Ohio
Roll: 395
Page: 18

1850 census:
Cheshire, Gallia County, Ohio
William Frasher, age 39 (1811) born in Virginia
William Frasher is checked as being unable to read or write.
1860 Census:
Listed in Salem Township, Meigs County, Ohio under W. "Frasurer".
W. Frasurer
Living with:
Hannah
Jessie French
Both William and Hannah Frashier were checked as being UNABLE to read or write.
William's mother, Elizabeth Frashier is found to be living with them during the 1860 census records. She is checked as being unable to read or write. She is 97 years old and marked as being born in Virginia. Daughter Elizabeth Frashier is living with them also. She is 24 years old, born in Ohio, and marked as being unable to read or write.

William Frasher found in:

US - Census Index (1870)
State: Ohio
Roll: 1203
County: Gallia
Town: Cheshire
Post Office: Vinton
Page: 307
Age: 62
Sex: Male
Race: White
Birth Location: Virginia

More About WILLIAM GRIFFITH FRASHIER, SR.:
Cause of Death: Drowned
Occupation: 1850, Farmer, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio
Notes for HANNAH FRENCH:
Hannah

Biblical: name of the mother of the prophet Samuel (1 Samuel 1: 2), Hebrew Hanna, from a Hebrew word meaning “He (God) has favoured me (i.e. with a child)” (see Anne). This form of the name was taken up as a given name by the Puritans in the 16th and 17th centuries, and has always been a common Jewish name. Derivative: Polish: Hania.
Marriage Notes for WILLIAM FRASHIER and HANNAH FRENCH:
Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900 Record:

Name: FRASIER, WILLIAM
Spouse: FRASIER, HANNAH
Marriage Date: 21 Apr 1831
County: Gallia
State: OH



More About WILLIAM FRASHIER and HANNAH FRENCH:
Marriage: 21 April 1831, Gallia County, Ohio
       
Children of WILLIAM FRASHIER and HANNAH FRENCH are:
       i.       BENJAMIN6 FRASHIER, b. Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio.
       ii.       LOVELLA (OR NOVELLA) FRASHIER, b. Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio; m. UNKNOWN YEAGER; b. Virginia.
       iii.       NEVADA FRASHIER, b. Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio; m. UNKNOWN ROUSH.
       iv.       ELIZABETH FRASHIER, b. 1836, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio; d. Aft. 1860, Salem, Meigs County, Ohio.
12.       v.       LEWIS SAMPSON FRASHIER, b. 1840, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio; d. Aft. 1880, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio.
13.       vi.       MELZAR FRASHIER, b. 1841, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio; d. Aft. 1870, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio.
       vii.       JACOB FRASHIER, b. 1844, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio; d. Aft. 1850, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio.
       viii.       FRANKLIN FRASHIER, b. 1848, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio; d. Aft. 1868, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio; m. SARAH GEARING, 16 November 1868, Gallia County, Ohio; d. Aft. 1868, Gallia County, Ohio.

Marriage Notes for FRANKLIN FRASHIER and SARAH GEARING:
Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900 Record:

Name: FRASHER, FRANKLIN
Spouse: GEARING, SARAH
Marriage Date: 16 Nov 1868
County: Gallia
State: OH



More About FRANKLIN FRASHIER and SARAH GEARING:
Marriage: 16 November 1868, Gallia County, Ohio

14.       ix.       ELIJAH FRENCH FRASHIER, b. 01 February 1853, Salisbury Township, Meigs County, Ohio; d. 11 November 1934, Salisbury Township, Meigs County, Ohio.
       x.       AMANDA FRASHIER, b. 1861, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio.
15.       xi.       ALBERT FRASHIER, b. 23 April 1862, Salisbury Township, Meigs County, Ohio; d. 23 January 1929, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.
16.       xii.       JESSE FRASHIER, b. 25 December 1843, Salisbury Township, Meigs County, Ohio; d. 31 March 1912, Middleport, Meigs County, Ohio.
17.       xiii.       JAMES H. FRASHIER, b. 1845, Ohio; d. Aft. 1892, Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio.


6. SUSANNAH5 FRASHIER (LEWIS4, MICAJAH MCCRAGER3, JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1) was born 1810 in Cabell County, Virginia, and died Aft. 1850 in Wayne County, Virginia. She married JAMES PARKS 03 February 1831 in Lawrence County, Kentucky. He was born 1810 in Lawrence County, Kentucky, and died Aft. 1850 in Wayne County, Virginia.

More About JAMES PARKS and SUSANNAH FRASHIER:
Marriage: 03 February 1831, Lawrence County, Kentucky
       
Children of SUSANNAH FRASHIER and JAMES PARKS are:
       i.       MICAGER6 PARKS, b. 1835, Wayne County, Virginia.
       ii.       MARY PARKS, b. 1841, Wayne County, Virginia.
       iii.       JOHN ANTHONY PARKS, b. 1848, Wayne County, Virginia.
       iv.       MARCUS LAFAYETTE PARKS, b. 1850, Wayne County, Virginia.


7. MCCAGER MICAJAH5 FRASHIER (LEWIS4, MICAJAH MCCRAGER3, JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1) was born 07 March 1813 in Cabell County, Virginia, and died 05 November 1882 in Lawrence County, Kentucky. He married LEVICY LAMBERT SISSON. She was born 04 July 1815 in Tazewell County, Virginia.

More About MCCAGER MICAJAH FRASHIER:
Burial: November 1882, Frasher-Ruggles Cemetery Nebo Hill, Louisa, Lawrence County, Kentucky
       
Children of MCCAGER FRASHIER and LEVICY SISSON are:
       i.       OLIVER MARION6 FRASHIER, b. August 1837, Lawrence County, Kentucky.
       ii.       ELIZABETH FRASHIER, b. 1841, Lawrence County, Kentucky.
       iii.       CAROLINE FRASHIER, b. 1843, Lawrence County, Kentucky.
       iv.       CLARISSA FRASHIER, b. 1845, Lawrence County, Kentucky.
       v.       ANDREW J. FRASHIER, b. February 1848, Wayne County, Virginia.
       vi.       SARAH A. FRASHIER, b. 1853, Lawrence County, Kentucky.
       vii.       JOHN H. FRASHIER, b. 1854, Lawrence County, Kentucky.
       viii.       COLUMBUS J. FRASHIER, b. 20 July 1857, Lawrence County, Kentucky.
       ix.       JANE FRASHIER, b. 1858, Lawrence County, Kentucky.
8. GRANVILLE5 FRASHIER (LEWIS4, MICAJAH MCCRAGER3, JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1) was born 1814 in Cabell County, Virginia, and died Aft. 1850 in Wayne County, Virginia. He married NANCY ADAMS 17 January 1834 in Floyd County, Kentucky. She was born 1817 in Virginia, and died Aft. 1850 in Wayne County, Virginia.

More About GRANVILLE FRASHIER:
Occupation: 1850, Boatsman, Wayne County, Virginia

More About GRANVILLE FRASHIER and NANCY ADAMS:
Marriage: 17 January 1834, Floyd County, Kentucky
       
Children of GRANVILLE FRASHIER and NANCY ADAMS are:
18.       i.       WILLIAM DAVID6 FRASHIER, b. 1838, Virginia; d. 1918.
       ii.       ELIZABETH FRASHIER, b. 1843, Lawrence County, Kentucky; d. Aft. 1850, Wayne County, Virginia.
       iii.       JAMES M. FRASHIER, b. 1849, Virginia; d. Aft. 1850, Wayne County, Virginia.
       iv.       CYNTHIA A. FRASHIER, b. 12 July 1855, Lawrence County, Kentucky.


9. JESSE5 FRASHIER (LEWIS4, MICAJAH MCCRAGER3, JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1) was born 1817 in Cabell County, Virginia, and died 07 October 1894 in Wayne County, West Virginia. He married MARY O'DANIEL. She was born 1823 in Virginia.
       
Children of JESSE FRASHIER and MARY O'DANIEL are:
       i.       LEWIS6 FRASHIER, b. 1840.
       ii.       ELIZABETH FRASHIER, b. 1842.
       iii.       DAVIS FRASHIER, b. 1843.
       iv.       OWEN FRASHIER, b. 11 March 1844.
       v.       MCCAGER FRASHIER, b. 1845.
       vi.       JOHN W. FRASHIER, b. 1846.
       vii.       ELI DUERY FRASHIER, b. 1850.
       viii.       WILLIAM D. FRASHIER, b. 11 February 1853.
       ix.       OLIVER MARION FRASHIER, b. 15 June 1855.
       x.       MARY JANE FRASHIER, b. 01 May 1859.
       xi.       NATHAN FRASHIER, b. 1864.


10. ELISHA ELI5 FRASHIER (LEWIS4, MICAJAH MCCRAGER3, JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1) was born 1828 in Cabell County, Virginia, and died Aft. 1877 in Wayne County, West Virginia. He married TABITHA PERRY Bef. 1853 in Virginia. She was born 1834 in Virginia, and died Aft. 1877 in Wayne County, West Virginia.

More About ELISHA FRASHIER and TABITHA PERRY:
Marriage: Bef. 1853, Virginia
       
Children of ELISHA FRASHIER and TABITHA PERRY are:
       i.       EMELINE6 FRASHIER, b. 26 August 1853, Wayne County, Virginia; d. 03 May 1940, Wayne County, West Virginia.

Notes for EMELINE FRASHIER:
Obituary:

Mrs. Emeline Frasher Parks, Succumbs At 87

Fort Gay, WV May 3, (Special to the Hearld-Advertiser)-- Mrs. Emeline
Frasher Parks, 87, one of the oldest citizens of Wayne County, died
today at 10 AM at her home on Sugar Creek Route # 1 Prichard, WV.
Her husband R. H. Parks Jr. died about a year ago.

The funeral will be conducted Monday at 2:00 PM from the forks of
Hurricane Baptist Church with the Rev. Charles Hosier of Huntington
officiating, and interment will be made in the Laken family cemetery on
Big Hurricane Creek. Wayne CO WV.

Mrs. Parks was born August 26, 1853 a daughter of the late Eli and Tabitha
Perry Frasher, pioneer Wayne County settlers. She had been a member of
the Methodist Church for 70 years.

Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. Fletcher ( Nora ) Smith of
Hawlett, W. Va; Mrs. Mike ( Mary ) Basenback of Huntington , W. Va; Mrs.
John ( Jane ) Ratcliff of Broad Bottom KY; Mrs. Calvin ( Susie )
Roberts and Mrs. Charles ( Amanda ) Thomas, both of R. 1 Prichard, W.
Va., and two sons. Ed Parks of Ashland KY., and Harrison Parks of
Huntington.

source for death was Wayne CO, WV death records film #5834 81. Lists her
cause of death as cerebral hemorrhage. Her parents were Eli Frasher and
Tabitha Perry. /Courtesy of Drema Reynolds.



       ii.       MELISSA FRASHIER, b. 07 April 1855, Wayne County, Virginia.
       iii.       WILLIAM J. FRASHIER, b. 1856, Wayne County, Virginia.
       iv.       LEWIS F. FRASHIER, b. February 1858, Wayne County, Virginia; d. June 1938, Wayne County, West Virginia.
       v.       AMANDA M. FRASHIER, b. 14 May 1860, Wayne County, Virginia; d. 27 October 1950, Wayne County, West Virginia.
       vi.       SARAH L. FRASHIER, b. 1862, Wayne County, Virginia.
       vii.       ELIZABETH FRASHIER, b. 1863, Wayne County, Virginia; d. Abt. 1887.
       viii.       RUTH LUCY FRASHIER, b. 22 November 1866, Wayne County, West Virginia.
       ix.       LOUISA FRASHIER, b. 1871, Wayne County, West Virginia.
       x.       MISSOURI FRASHIER, b. 1872, Wayne County, West Virginia.
       xi.       MARTIN V. FRASHIER, b. 1875, Wayne County, West Virginia.
       xii.       JOHN B. FRASHIER, b. 23 March 1877, Wayne County, West Virginia; d. 05 February 1963, Wayne County, West Virginia.


11. JOHN HASTEN5 FRASHIER (MICAJAH MCCRAGER4, MICAJAH MCCRAGER3, JAMES ALEXANDER2, ALEXANDER1)
       
Child of JOHN HASTEN FRASHIER is:
19.       i.       HARVEY6 FRASHIER.






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