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The Spiker Family Gazette

     Oxford, WVVolume 14       Issues 11November 2020       
In This Issue

    A shoebox stuffed with letters and cards addressed to our grandparents, Jake Spiker and Gay Zinn is opened and the contents revealed. Follow along as we open their "Courting Letters" from 1905 through 1907.

     Bobbi Spiker-Conley


ICYMI -- Recently Published Issues

     July 2020 - This is our introduction to Jacob Bradford, his march in the Tennessee & Virginia Railroad Campaign, and his death in the Battle at Cloyd's Mountain. This article will surely arouse many emotions. We believe it is best experienced full-screen from your computer monitor (vs. cell phone or small tablet.)

    August 2020 - Here we've included some of the "other stories" related to the Battle of Cloyd's Mountain - a mix of the genealogical, the humorous, and the unbelievable.

    September 2020 - Learn more about Jacob Bradford's "Company F" of the 14th WV Volunteer Regiment.  

    October 2020 - American Flag is installed at the South Fork Church Cemetery.