Black Sheep Ancestors Logo - Directory of Links for Prison & Convict Records, Court Records, Executions, Famous Outlaws, Bandits & Criminals
Search for your Blacksheep Ancestors in Free Genealogical Prison and Convict Records, Historical Court Records, Executions, Insane Asylum Records and Biographies of Famous Outlaws, Criminals & Pirates in the United States, United Kingdom and Canada


Great news! Now Ancestry is offering FREE trials of their most popular database subscriptions.

Free Trials - Start your family tree!
Find your blacksheep ancestor in genealogical prison records, historical court records, executions, biographies of famous outlaws, criminals & pirates at It's easy! Choose from Canada, America, England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Europe. Menu


Prison Records
Outlaw & Criminal Biographies
Historical Court Records
Insane Asylum Records

Prison Records
Outlaw & Criminal Biographies
Court Records

Prison Records
Outlaw & Criminal Records
Court Records

Pirate & Buccaneer Biographies

(Check out the latest updates from blacksheep ancestors)

Partner Sites

Olive Tree Genealogy - Free ships passenger lists, Native American genealogy, Palatines, Huguenots and much much more - Free naturalization records, passport applications, alien registrations & voters' registrations - All kinds of free death records including coffin plates and funeral cards

West Virginia Penitentiary Farm, 1930 Index of Prisoners

NOTE: This set of records for West Virginia Penitentiary Farm provides the prisoners name, date of birth and place of birth, more FREE information regarding these prisoners can be found in Census Records When searching for your West Virginia Blacksheep Ancestors, whether that be a prisoner, convict, inmate, felon, criminal, outlaw, gangster, bandit or scoundrel, make sure you have searched all prison records, court records and execution records that may contain information on your blacksheep ancestor

Prisoners Name, Prisoners Date of Birth, Prisoners Place of Birth

Orville Adkins 1889 West Virginia
Boyd B Alberts 1904 West Virginia
Charles A All 1864 West Virginia
Jesse C Alltop 1896 West Virginia
Whawah Bada 1893 West Virginia
Arthur A Barker 1900 Pennsylvania
John Bee 1869 West Virginia
Clarence Blake 1902 West Virginia
Edgar Blankenship 1898 Kentucky
Verne D Borton 1883 West Virginia
Luther H Bostic 1888 West Virginia
Lesta B Byler 1909 West Virginia
Lee Charlton 1910 West Virginia
Jarvis Cole 1909 West Virginia
Walter Conathan 1874 Northern Ireland
Jasper Daniels 1861 Kentucky
William Davis 1861 West Virginia
Samuel W Derry 1902 Kentucky
Buckenndge Elliott 1861 West Virginia
Wallace P Farmer 1886 West Virginia
Francis T Fenell 1889 West Virginia
Arch Finley 1890 West Virginia
Daniel C Fry 1862 Virginia
John B Gaither 1899 North Carolina
John W Gibson 1862 Kentucky
Elliott Halfield 1903 West Virginia
Forest W Hall 1890 West Virginia
Austin E Hardwick 1902 Ohio
Joe Hatfield 1903 West Virginia
James W Hiles 1911 Maryland
David Hupp 1902 West Virginia
Chelsea A James 1906 West Virginia
Alamander James 1902 West Virginia
Creed Janes 1883 West Virginia
Louis Jenkins 1903 West Virginia
Ralph E John 1898 West Virginia
Willie Johnson 1910 West Virginia

Last Updated on 16/03/2005
By Tyler Schulze

Trancriber: Tracy Day
Source: Names of prisoners in West Virginia Penitentiary Farm extracted from 1930 census Clay Township, Marshall County West Virginia
Walter King 1900 Pennsylvania
Charles C Lipscomb 1905 West Virginia
George L Long 1901 West Virginia
Billie F Lough 1913 West Virginia
Sam Maresico 1898 Italy
Charles Marrical 1881 West Virginia
Dud Metz 1881 West Virginia
Grover Montaigue 1890 Kentucky
Grant Mooney 1901 West Virginia
Donald C Morris 1882 West Virginia
Drew Park 1889 Kentucky
Otho D Passons 1906 West Virginia
Edward E Pitts 1902 West Virginia
Columbus Ratcliff 1910 West Virginia
Ivan Reip 1905 West Virginia
John T Roberts 1876 Kentucky
Fred Runyon 1910 West Virginia
Curtis R Ryan 1905 West Virginia
James Ryder 1885 West Virginia
John L Scarberry 1888 West Virginia
James D Shaeffer 1894 West Virginia
Minnie Simmons 1909 Virginia
Sol Simpson 1900 West Virginia
Oley O Snyder 1888 West Virginia
James B Stallman 1876 West Virginia
John L Stoneking 1890 West Virginia
Lute Tassone 1892 Italy
Spurgeon Thayer 1897 West Virginia
Lacy Thompson 1906 West Virginia
John E Trader 1906 West Virginia
F Earl Trader 1907 West Virginia
Henry A Vannatter 1889 West Virginia
Jesse Whitehair 1905 West Virginia
Arther R Williams 1888 West Virginia
Charles C Wilson 1894 Ohio
Kay Workman 1907 Kentucky
Wallace I Yoak 1895 West Virginia

Contact Tyler Note: You must remove AT from my email address and replace with @ may be freely linked to, but not duplicated without written permission
Make sure you haven't missed any prisoners, prisons, jails, penitentiaries, inmates, convicts, criminals, felons, gangsters, outlaws, mobsters, bandits, scoundrels, reformatories, detention centers, rogues, mobsters, pirates, privateers, buccaneers, court records, execution records, prison records, pirate biographies, famous outlaws & criminals, or any blacksheep ancestors you may have at

Definitions of genealogy on the Web: Successive generations of kin; An account of the descent of a person, family, or group from an ancestor or from older forms; Study of one's ancestry, summary history or table of a person's ancestry; A history or account of one's ancestry, tracing back through generations of relatives; Study or account of descent from ancestors; Study of the origins and descent of families; A written history of the descent of a person or family from an ancestor

Submit a Link