Pursgloves in Martins Ferry, Ohio
Martins Ferry is in Belmont
County, Ohio, it is the oldest recorded settlement in Ohio, having
been established in 1779. It sits on the west bank of the Ohio River
and developed as an extension of Wheeling, West Virginia. The town
was given City status in 1875. The economy is based on dairy farming
and bakery production, the largest local employer is now the East Ohio
Thomas W. Pursglove 
married Clara Sheets on 14 Now 1907.
Thomas was the son of Samuel Pursglove and Lydia Thornley.
Page Updated 27/03/2014