Genealogies of West Virginia Families (Google eBook)

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Genealogical Publishing Com, Jun 1, 2009 - Reference - 286 pages
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Wise's Eastern Shore of Virginia is a history of the counties of Accomack and Northampton; however, genealogists will be drawn to the book's numerous references to families prominent on the Eastern Shore and to the extensive lists of early settlers and patentees of land.
  

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Contents

The Camerons Family History of the Camerons of Virgina
1
The Clendinens
9
Hon Doddridge of Brooke County Virgina
24
John Duke of Berkeley
30
Notes Relating to the Elting and Shepherd Families of Maryland and Virginia
32
Major John Hansford
40
The Henderson Family
48
The Henshaw Family
55
The Millers and Their Kin
142
The William Morris Family Pioneers of Kanawha Valley
158
James Nourse and St Georges Chapel
185
Genealogy of Mrs Virginia Harvie Patrick
192
The Ruffners I Peter
206
The Ruffners II Joseph
213
James Rumsey The Inventor of the Steamboat
222
Shepherd Family Items
227

Jost Hite Pioneer of the Shenandoah Valley
79
The Houstons of Monongalia Our Pioneers Whence Came They?
99
The Pioneer John Lewis and His Illustrious Family
103
Samuel Lewis and John D Lewis and Genealogy of Lewis Family
117
Genealogy of the Lewis Family
123
Col Joseph Lovell
130
Henry McWhorter and Descendants Col John McWhorter
137
The Stribling and Hereford Families of Mercers Bottom Mason County West Virginia
229
The Teays Family of Kanawha
234
A Glance at the VanMeter Family in the United States of America
240
Records Relating to the Van Metre DuBois Shepherd Hite and Allied Families
254
The Yates and Aglionby Families of Jefferson County West Virginia
264
INDEX
273
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