In Mason County WV, along Rt 62, Just below the Mason County airport, there is a historical marker for John Hall. It notes: “Born 1805
While combing through old books in the genealogy room at the Point Pleasant library, I came across an old photo album containing news clippings that
I made my way over to the Point Pleasant branch of the Mason County (WV) Public Library to see what they have as far as
Title: Dr. Jesse Bennett Inscription: Grave and home (1/2 mile W.) of Dr. Jesse Bennett, whose Caesarean operation on his wife, 1794, was the first in America.
Title: William H. Powell Inscription: Born 1825 in Wales, he emigrated to U.S. as a child and was working in iron industry when war erupted. Commissioned captain
I have passed the Historical Marker so many times in my travels from New Haven to Huntington. I have always wondered about the specific history