VIA-L ArchivesArchiver > VIA > 2010-02 > 1266297041
From: "" <>
Subject: Re: [VIA] Via in VA
Date: Tue, 16 Feb 2010 05:10:41 -0000
This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list.
Surnames: via in goshen va
Message Board URL:
Message Board Post:
was looking for information on melvin via [born 18 oct 1904] who married[ 13 july 1929] laura ray helmintoller of potts creek va .they lived in covington va .had beana, ,thelma,[ these two sisters married insley boys from poquoson va area...] wanda ,gorden [sonny] ,ryland, and elwood who died early in life [ 36] . my husband is his son and is named after him. i remember meeting melvin's sister [vivien] at family night after melvin died. she came from goshen. i believe they were raised by somebody other than there parents be cause of a tragic event. can not find them on census under via. wanda mention something happened. hope this finds it's way to others that know these vias
The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.