I am proud of my West Virginia roots! There are three towns that were named for my ancestors: Metz, Stumptown,
and Nutter Fort, WV. My ancestral names: Metz, Cross, Pursley, Boone, Beorn, Affolter, Piersol, McPherson, Gantz,
Bell/Beall, Stump, and Nutter. Of course, there are many more!
Here are my favorite research sites...