Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
D. G. Keener (#46963989)
 member for 7 years, 30 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo Hello,
I am Donna Keener from Preston County, WV. I have been researching my family for about 15 years now. I have over 34,000 names in my database. I am researching Keener's, Ayersman's, Shay's, Wright's, Sidwell's, Squire's, Comb's, Trickett's, Mitter's and many others. I have published two cemetery books on Preston County. I have added the material from volume I, which is no longer in print.

I will be happy to enter any links that you are willing to provide to me, or will attach any obituaries that you wish to send to me.

Per Find-a-grave guidelines, "Transfer requests should be for direct relatives within four generations. This would be your siblings, parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Be sure to explain your relationship in the request! Any relatives who are more distantly related to you are not required to be transferred."

When requesting updates or transfers, please use the EDIT TAB on the right hand side of the memorial page so that a direct link to that individual is priovided for the update.

I would encourage anyone researching family members in Preston County to visit the Terra Alta Library. I've been working with them for the last 15 years trying to build their genealogy materials. They have a nice microfilm reader. They have a complete set of film from Preston County's newspapers. They also have partial collections for Taylor County, Barbour County, and Marion County. They have collected obituaries from the Dominion Post and have them indexed and in binders. They also have collected and bound the civil war series that is printed in the Preston County newspapers.
 Contact: Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 18,240 Memorials Added
 • 17,988 Memorials Managed
 • 49 Memorials/Week
 • 12,309 Photos
 • 5 Photo Requests
 • 120 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 106 Virtual Flowers
 • 3 Fame Ratings
Search Contributor's Records

First NameLast Name

Messages left for D. G. Keener (2)[Leave Message]
David J. Ayersman
contact info
Hi Donna. I can't find your personal email, so if you email me that would be great ( Nothing urgent or important, but I'm starting to get more involved in the find-a-grave stuff and am really impressed with all your efforts. Plus having your email is probably just a good thing seeing as how we're cousins and all.
- dave
Added by David J. Ayersman on May 12, 2014 7:25 PM
My name is Jason Irwin, my grandmother was Rebecca Sue Russell, and my great grandmother and great grandfather were Victor Pyles Sr and Mary Pyles (Shay). If there is anything you would like to know about them or my family, let me know.
Added by Hanger84 on Aug 02, 2013 8:54 AM

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service