Bureau of Missing Persons Query by Adele K. Hurley in September 1961
H226 (f) HURLEY, Adele K., 230 N. Daroca Ave., San Gabriel, Calif, wnts info on Ben and Sarah (POWELL) ALLEN, pof Nancy (csn Ethan) 1779-80 at forks of Youghiogheny River Fayette Co Pa m Jacob SHAVER. Also p Jacob. Desire data on Abraham UTTER, Martha LYCAN,Samuel MOORE, Wm HOGUE.
About the above Query
The above query appeared in The Bureau of Missing Ancestors section also referred to as "Directory of Genealogists" which appeared in each issue of The Genealogical Helper. The queries pertained to the exchange of family information, request for help on family names, offers to aid others researching the same family lines, and other information on family surnames. MyGenShare.com has OCR'd the original text found in print format. Extensive attempts have been made to correct errors created by through the OCR process. Some errors may have been overlooked.
The county name which appears in parenthesis after the name and address of each entry is the county of residence of the querist.
The abbreviations in the parenthesis ( ) at the beginning of each query represent the following classifications: A-Amateur Genealogist (one who is just beginning in genealogical research); F- Family Genealogist (one who is working with a family group or organization on family lines); or P- Professional Genealogist (one who does genealogical research for a fee).
The following abbreviations were used throughout The Bureau of Missing Ancestors section. Abt- about; aft- after; anc- ancestor; ans- answer; b- born; bap- baptized; bd- birthdate; bef- birthdate; bef- before; bet- between; bpl- place of birth; bro- brother; bros- brothers; bur- buried; ca- circa; cem- cemetery; cen- census; ch- child of children; Co- Country; crspd- correspond; csn- cousin; CW- Civil War; d- died; dau- daughter; desc- descendant; desr- desire; div- divorced; dpl- place of death; f- father; fam- family; f-i-l- father-in-law; fol- following; gch- grandchildren; gf- grandfather; gp-grandparents; h- husband; 1- h- first husband; info- information; li- lived or living; m- married; m- 1- marriage first; m-i-l- mother-in-law; mor- mother; mov- moved; nm- name; org- organization; p- parents, parentage; Par- Parish; poss- possibly; Pro- Province; prob- probably; rec- record; res- resided; RW- Revolutionary War; s- son; SASE- Self-addressed stamped envelope; sis- sister; sol- soldier; srnm- surname; Twp- Township; w- wife; 1- w- first wife; wid- widow; xch- exchange.