Virginia Resources

The Basics

Online References


  • Bailey, Kent P, and Ransom B. True. A Guide to Seventeenth-Century Virginia Court Handwriting. Richmond, Va. (2705 Park Ave., Richmond 23220: Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities, 1980. Print.
  • Byrd, Kimberly B, and Debra J. Williams. Smyth County. Charleston, SC: Arcadia, 2005. Print.
    Dennis, Earl S, and Jane E. Smoth. Marriage Bonds of Bedford County, Virginia, 1755-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1989. Print.
  • Doddridge, Joseph, Narcissa Doddridge, John S. Ritenour, and William T. Lindsey. Notes on the Settlement and Indian Wars: Of the Western Parts of Virginia and Pennsylvania from 1763 to 1783 Inclusive : Together with a Review, of the State of Society and Manners of the First Settlers of the Western Country. Parsons, W. Va: McClain Print. Co, 1960. Print.
  • Driver, Robert J. 14th Virginia Cavalry. Lynchburg, Va: H.E. Howard, 1988. Print.
  • Eldridge, Carrie. On the Frontier of Virginia & North Carolina: A Gazetteer of the First “old West”. Chesapeake, OH: C. Eldridge, 1999. Print.
  • Grundset, Eric. Research in Virginia. Arlington, VA: National Genealogical Society, 2007. Print.
    Harrison, Fairfax. Virginia Land Grants. New York: Arno Press, 1979. Print.
  • McGinnis, Carol. Virginia Genealogy: Sources & Resources. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Pub. Co, 1993. Print.
  • Nixon, Florence M. F. In the Shadow of Tobacco Row Mountain: Elon, Monroe, and Other Villages. , 2010. Print.
  • Nuckolls, B F. Pioneer Settlers of Grayson County, Virginia. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co, 1975. Print.
  • Pawlett, Nathaniel M. A Brief History of Roads in Virginia 1607-1840. Richmond, Va: Virginia Genealogical Society, 2011. Print.
  • Randolph, Mary. The Virginia Housewife, Or, Methodical Cook: A Facsimile of an Authentic Early American Cookbook. New York: Dover Publications, 1993. Print.
  • Schweitzer, George K. Virginia Genealogical Research. Knoxville, TN (7914 Gleason, c-1136, Knoxville 37919: G.K. Schweitzer, 1982. Print.
  • Sifakis, Stewart. Compendium of the Confederate Armies. New York: Facts on File, 1992. Print.
  • Sweeny, William M. Marriage Bonds and Other Marriage Records of Amherst County, Virginia, 1763-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co, 1973. Print.
  • Young, Chester R, and Wesley E. Pippenger. The Effects of the French and Indian War on Civilian Life in the Frontier Counties of Virginia, 1754-1763. Richmond, VA: Virginia Genealogical Society, 2009. Print.

2 thoughts on “Virginia Resources

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  2. Jolene Passey

    Anne – I love this! Brilliantly arranged resources. So glad you are a southern gal – I will appreciate referencing your other state compilations. Thanks for sharing. I won’t be at RT this year – good luck on your class! Jolene Passey


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