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More than 175 family history books and articles have been published about Franklin County's families.

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Franklin County, Virginia Genealogy General Resources

As of November 2010, a query for individuals born in Franklin, Virginia at World Connect, results in more than 150,000 entries.

Franklin County, Virginia Surnames (courtesy: Linkpendium) contains links to more than 200 online resources about this county's families, including compiled genealogies.

Compiled genealogies that treat multiple Franklin County families include:

  • Heritage Book Committee and Franklin County Historical Society. Franklin County, Va. -- Heritage 2000, Full Name Indexed. Rocky Mount, Va.: Franklin County Historical Society, 2002. FHL US/CAN Large Q Book 975.568 H2f.
  • Wingfield, Marshall. Pioneer Families of Franklin County, Virginia. Berryville, VA: Chesapeake Book Co., 1964. FHL Collection 975.568 D2w; digital version at World Vital Records ($). Sketches of 60 families, including Cooper, Fishburn, Greer, Hancock, Saunders and Wingfield.[1]

DNA

DNA of Historic Franklin County, Virginia Residents
Ancestor
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Vincent
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The Vincent DNA Project
*Various commercial companies collected DNA from descendants of these individuals. FamilySearch has not independently verified their lineages.

Franklin County, Virginia Genealogy Books and Articles

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It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:

  • Locate publications about direct ancestors
  • Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
  • Identify publications, to quote Elizabeth Shown Mills, about an ancestor's "FAN Club" [Friends, Associates, and Neighbors]
  • [Abshire] Pullen, William E. Virginians and Hoosiers: Abshires, Houstons and Wrights [of] Bedford and Franklin Counties, Virginia; and Union [and] Hamilton Counties, Indiana. 1977. FHL Collection 929.273 A1 no. 1665
  • [Abshire] Abshire, Lewis E. Abshire Family of Virginia, Kansas, and Oklahoma, 1802-1968. MSS. Microfilmed 1982: FHL Film 1307584 Item 20.
  • [Abshire] Binnie, Lester H. Abraham Abshire of Virginia and Some of His Indiana Descendants. North Manchester, Ind.: L. Binnie, 1982. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 Ab88b.
  • [Adney] Adney, Mary Alice Claycombe. Adney Family Story. Richmond, Ind.: M.A.C. Adney, 1986. FHL Fiche 6010568.
  • [Akers] Akers, Alonzo Edwin. The Akers Family of Franklin County, Virginia: Combined with the Boone, Cannaday, Hickman and Pridgen Families. Roanoke Rapids, NC: [Seeman Printery], 1953. From the Quintin Publications Collection. FHL Collection 929.273 Ak37a; and World Vital Records ($).
  • [Akers] Akers, W.R. Our Kinsfolk. Booneville, Miss.: Milwick Printing Co., 1957. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 Ak37aw.
  • [Angle] Angle, Eula Ferguson. Peter Angle, 1754-1968, and Related Families, Wills -- Lee -- Moorman. 1969. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Film 1321045 Item 7.
  • [Arrington] Word, Mary Florence Arthur. Absalom Arrington, Some Descendants, Virginia, Georgia, Alabama, 1798-1984: Down from the Hills. Carrollton, Ga.: M.F.A. Ward, c1984. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 Ar69w.
  • [Asbury] Holtzclaw, B.C. "Asbury of Westmoreland County, Virginia," Virginia Genealogical Society Quarterly, Vol. 5, No. 3 (Jul. 1967):55-65; Vol. 5, No. 4 (Oct. 1967):77-87; Vol. 6, No. 1 (Jan. 1968):10-26. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • [Badsky] Betteridge, Leona B. Frederick Badsky Descendants in America and His Ancestors in Germany. University Place, Wash.: L.B. Betteridge, [1998]. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 B144bL.
  • [Ball] Olafson, Sigfus. History of the Ball Family in Boone County, W. Va.: This List Includes All of the Known Children and Grandchildren of Joseph Sr. and Catherine Ball and is Carried Down to the Year 1870. Typescript. Microfilmed 1993: FHL Film 1697840 Item 7.
  • [Beheler] Jay, Margaret Beheler. The Beheler/Boheler Family Tree. Shelby, N.C.: M.B. Jay, 1998. FHL Book 929.273 B395jm.
  • [Boitnott] Boitnott, John W. Boitnott and Related Families: A History and Genealogy of the Descendants of Justus and Susannah (Dishong) Boitnott. Harrisonburg, Va.: Park View Press, 1971. FHL Film 1465566 Item 1.
  • [Boon] Spaker, Hazel A. "Descendants of Jacob Boon of Franklin County, Virginia," Boone Pioneer Echoes, Vol. 30, No. 1 (Jan. 1988):225-230. Available at Virginia Historical Society.
  • [Booth] Booth, Timothy Douglas and Carlson F. Booth. Booth(e) Family History: One Lineage from Thomas, Sr. (1705-1767) of Amelia County, Virginia to Present. Centreville, Va.: T.D. Booth, 1994. FHL Book 929.273 B644btd.
  • [Bowman] Bowman, Byron Whitener. Genealogy of Bowman Family. Eudora, Ark.: B.W. Bowman, 1956. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online FHL Film 1035631 Item 5.
  • [Bowman] Hunter, William J. "Bowman Family," Bulletin of the Watauga Association of Genealogists, Vol. 16, No. 2 (1987):129.
  • [Bowman] Armstrong, Jean Bowman. Homage to the Past. n.p.: J.B. Armstrong, 1992. FHL Book 929.273 A1 no. 7972.
  • [Bradner] Bradner, Frank W. Bradner Genealogy: The Descendants of Rev. John Bradner and Christian Colville of Orange County, New York. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Frank W. Bradner, 1986, c1981. Includes supplement: FHL Book 929.273 B729bfw.
  • [Brooks] Sharnborg, A.G. Brooks Family. MSS. Microfilmed 1979: FHL Film 1036272 Item 2.
  • [Brubaker] Brubaker, Marwin E. and Margaret Brubaker Eller. Descendants of John and Anna Myers Brubaker, 1750-1995: A Cross-Referenced and Indexed Genealogy. Sacramento, Calif.: M.E. Brubaker, c1996. FHL Book 929.273 B83b.
  • [Bryant] Thramer, Beverly Bryant and Eugene C. Thramer. Heritage Across the States. Bellingham, Wash.: E.C. Thramer, 1990. FHL Book 929.273 B841t.
  • [Burchett] Pillion, Paris. The Ancestors of Paris Pillion and Related Families. Bowling Green, Ky.: P. Pillion, 1997. FHL Book 929.273 P645pp.
  • [Byrd] Nezbeth, Linda B. The Byrd Family of Franklin County, Virginia with Bradlay, Dillon and Perdue Lines. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 1986. FHL Collection 929.273 B996n
  • [Callicott] Callicoat, Jewel M. Callicott Connections II: Callicott, Callicoat, Callicotte, Calicott, Calicoat, Calicotte, Collicutt, Burcham, Colcott, Sowards, Corn, Simpson, Kingery, Null, Harmon, Dillon, McMahan, Pinkerman, Roach, Others. St. Petersburg, Fla.: Genealogy Computer Service, 1986. FHL Book 929.273 C133c v. 2.
  • [Cannaday] Cannaday, Frieda E. Clark and Walter Lee Clark. History of the Cannaday Family of Virginia. 2 vols. St. Petersburg, Fla.: Hazlett Printing and Publishing, 1983. FHL Book 929.273 C164cf v. 1-v. 2.
  • [Cheatham] Dennstedt, Alberta Marjorie. "The Cheatham Family of Colonial Virginia," in The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 27, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1983):163-173; Vol. 27, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1983):273-279; Vol. 28, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1984):38-43; Vol. 28, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1984):102-112; Vol. 28, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1984):209-216; Vol. 28, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1984):293-297; Vol. 29, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1985):32-40; Vol. 29, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1985):123-127; Vol. 29, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1985):179-185; Vol. 29, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1985):262-265; Vol. 30, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1986):17-23; Vol. 30, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1986):99-104. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 27 (1983)-v. 30 (1986).
  • [Chilton] Dorman, John Frederick. "The Chilton Families of Virginia and Maryland," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 11, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1967):71-78; Vol. 11, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1967):121-125; Vol. 11, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1967):167-174; Vol. 12, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1968):15-18; Vol. 12, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1968):83-86; Vol. 12, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1968):109-113; Vol. 12, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1968):169-175; Vol. 13, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1969):32-36; Vol. 13, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1969):65-71; Vol. 13, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1969):177-180; Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1970):15-22; Vol. 14, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1970):75-82; Vol. 14, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1970):123-128; Vol. 14, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1970):165-168; Vol. 15, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1971):32-41; Vol. 15, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1971):122-124; Vol. 15, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1971):259-264; Vol. 16, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1972):301-306; FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 11-v. 16; digital version at American Ancestors ($).
  • [Chitwood] Pope, Margaret C. 1988 Update of the Family of Squire and Mary Wray Chitwood. Dyersburg, Tenn.: Wallace Printing Company, 1988. FHL Book 929.273 C449p 1988.
  • [Clay] Deibel, Alan. History of the Mitchell Clay and Phoebe Belcher Family. Austin, Texas: J.C. Lowe, 1990. FHL Book 929.273 C579da.
  • [Claytor] Rust, Ellsworth Marshall. Rust of Virginia: Genealogical and Biographical Sketches of the Descendants of William Rust, 1654-1940. Washington, D.C.: Rust, 1940. FHL Book 929.273 R922re.
  • [Claytor] Woodbury, Margaret Claytor and Ruth Claytor Marsh. Virginia Kaleidoscope: The Claytor Family of Roanoke, and Some of Its Kinship, from First Families of Virginia and Their Former Slaves. Ann Arbor, Mich.: M.C. Woodbury, 1994. FHL Book 929.273 C579w.
  • [Craighead] Key, Marcus M., Rhoda (Freer) Newman, and Helen (Kay) Yates. "George Key: Virginia Soldier and Missouri Pioneer," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 18, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1974):3-12; Vol. 18, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1974):97-104; Vol. 18, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1974):211-219. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 18 (1974).
  • [Craighead] Nelson, Carl E. Autobiography of Carl Erwin "Star" Nelson. 3 vols. St. George, Utah: C.E. Nelson, 1992. FHL Book 921.73 N331n v. 1-v. 3 (Book Storage 0240605)
  • [Davis] "Davis Family Records," Genealogical Society of Tidewater Virginia. Its Bulletin, Vol. 3 (1972):232-234.
  • [Dickinson] Pauley, Donald C. The Dickinson Papers: Part One: The Colonel William Dickinson, Jr. Papers, with Preface, Acknowledgments and Personal Note. Charleston, W. Va.: D.C. Pauley, 1980s. FHL Book 929.273 D56p.
  • [Dillon] Laborde, Phyllis Boyd. Samuel and Chloe Farley Dillon and Other Families. LaFayette, Calif.: P.B. Laborde, 1979. FHL Book 929.273 D587L.
  • [Dillon] Moore, Mae Dillon. Dillon/Dillion & Allied Families. 3 vols. Roanoke, Va.: Progress Press, 1998?. FHL Book 929.273 D587m v. 1-v. 3.
  • [Drake] Drake, Michael E. The Search for the Ancestors and Descendants of Henry Brasater Drake of Coles County, Illinois. Bowie, Md.: Heritage Books, 1996. FHL Book 929.273 D789dra.
  • [Dudley] Mason, James Henry. The Dudley Genealogies. Glendale, Calif.: J.H. Mason, 1987. FHL Book 929.273 D865md.
  • [Dudley] Shenandoah County Archives (Virginia). Collection #30 Chapman, 1849-1907. MSS. Microfilmed 1988: FHL Film 1548901 Item 8.
  • [Duncan] Dobson, Mary Ann Duncan. Duncan Research Files of Mary Ann (Duncan) Dobson. MSS. 1975-1999. FHL Film 795592 Item 6 Includes Franklin County.
  • [Durst] Gladden, Sanford Charles. The Durst and Darst Families of America with Discussions of Some Forty Related Families. Boulder, Colo.: Gladden, c1969. FHL Book 929.273 D939g.
  • [Early] Bushong, Millard Kessler and Timothy T. Bohmer. Old Jube: A Biography of General Jubal A. Early. Shippensburg, Pa.: White Mane Publishing by Arrangement with Beidel Printing House, 1988 printing, c1955. FHL Book 921.73 Ea76b.
  • [Edmonson] Edmonson, Edward Macon. Some of the Ancestors and the Current Descendants of Teresa Louise Glass Edmonson and of Her Husband, Col. Edward Macon Edmonson, and Their Brothers and Sisters. Gainesville, Fla.: E.M. Edmonson, 1969. FHL Film 1454996 Item 6.
  • [Edwards] Christensen, Anthony J. Arthur Edwards and His Descendants: A Genealogical Outline of Arthur Edwards and His Five Generation Posterity. Salem, Utah: Mac Anthony Corporation, c1997. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online; FHL Book 929.273 Ed95ca.
  • [Emich] Barker, Florence Fares and Barbara J. Nichols. Emich-Amick-Emmick Family, ca. 1732-1984. MSS., Rockport Public Library, Rockport, Ind. Microfilmed 1987: FHL Film 1502916 Item 3.
  • [Ferguson] Cox, Marcia Kay Ferguson. Ferguson - McPherson, 1680-1980: A Genealogical Search. Virginia, Ill.: M.K.F. Cox, c1983. FHL Book 929.273 F381c.
  • [Flora] Flora, Joel Cephas. A Genealogy and History of Descendants of Jacob Flora Senior of Franklin County, Virginia. Dayton, Ohio: The Author, 1951. Reprint: FHL Collection 929.273 F661fL
  • [Flora] Boitnott, John W. Naff and Related Families: Swiss Ancestors of Naffs and Neffs in the U.S.A. and Descendants of Jacob and Eva Catherine (Flora) Naff and of Sebastian and Mary (Saylor) Naff. Harrisonburg, Va.: J.W. Boitnott, c1979. FHL Book 929.273 N13b.
  • [Flora] Hopping, Carol Flora. The Flora Family. West Covina, Calif.: C.F. Hopping, 1993. FHL Book 929.273 F661h.
  • [Gerhart] Spannuth, John R. and John Oaks Gerhart. Gerhardt, Gerhart, Gerhard or Allied Families. 2 vols. Rev. ed. Reading, Pa.: J.R. Spannuth, 1982?. FHL Film 1307593 Item 2.
  • [Greer] Greer, Joseph Hampton. Genealogy and Memoirs of Joseph Hampton Greer. 1967. FHL Book 929.273 G859gjh.
  • [Greer] Bell, J.B. Greer Kinsmen of American Descendant. Hernando, Miss.: J.B. Bell, 1986. FHL Book 929.273 G859b.
  • [Grimmett] Price, David L. The Grimmetts of Virginia of the Revolutionary War Era and Their Descendents. Brentwood, Tenn.: D.L. Price, 1980. FHL Film 1035992 Item 10.
  • [Grimmett] Brown, Elois Elizabeth Renfro. Genealogy of the Grimmett Family, Concerning the Lineage of Mrs. Paul Brown (Eloise Renfro). Salem, Mass.: Higginson, 1985. FHL Book 929.273 G883b.
  • [Haizlip] McGarity, Betty Stokes. Betty S. McGarity Genealogy Records. MSS. Microfilmed 2001: FHL Film 1440559 Item 21.
  • [Hale] Shepard, Clarence E. Head O'Lickin' and There Abouts. 2 vols. Dayton, Ohio: C.E. Shepard, 1998. FHL Book 929.273 H13sc v. 1.
  • [Haynes] Strieby, Irene Macy, Frances Wales Haycock, and Mildred Hensley Homann. Brief Sketches of Henry Haynes, 1701-1784, William Haynes, 1727-1896, Richard Haynes, 1763-1850 a Father, Son and Grandson of Southside Virginia, Who Gave Aid to the American Colonies in the War of the Revolution, and Some of Their Descendants. Jacksonville, Fla.: n.p., 1964. FHL Book 929.273 H333s.
  • [Holland] Holland, Claude. The Holland Name: A Prominent One in Franklin County (and Other Places). 6 vols. Rocky Mount, Va.: Franklin County Historical Society, 2002?. FHL Collection 929.273 H719hc v. 1-5; v. 6
  • [Hopkins] Hopkins, A.A. Geneological History of the Hopkins, Farley, Cook, Keaton and Brown Families. Bluefield, W.Va.: A.A. Hopkins, Jr., 1964. FHL Fiche 6017514.
  • [Houston] Pullen, William E. Virginians and Hoosiers: Abshires, Houstons and Wrights [of] Bedford and Franklin Counties, Virginia; and Union [and] Hamilton Counties, Indiana. 1977. FHL Collection 929.273 A1 no. 1665
  • [Jameson] Roberts, Gary Boyd. Ancestors of American Presidents. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009. FHL Book 973 D2r 2009; online bookstore.
  • [Johns(t)on] Johnson, Marion C. and Virginia O. Whitmore Johnson. Johnston/Johnson: Deed's [sic] of Franklin County, Virginia Feb. 1st, 1786-Sept. 12, 1831. Canton, Ill.: M. & V. Johnson, 1998. FHL Collection 929.273 J641jv
  • [Jones] Collins, Anise Trail. From Scotland to America "The History of the Trails": Ancestry of the Descendants of William J. Trail (1812-1887) of Raleigh County, West Virginia. Lester, W. Va.: A.T. Collins, 1984. FHL Book 929.273 T681c.
  • [Jones] Lewis, Billie Redding. Across the Blue Ridge. Lake Wales, Fla.: B.R. Lewis, c1984, 1996. FHL Book 929.273 J71L.
  • [Kerby] Dennstedt, Alberta. "Owen-Kearby-Turley Connection," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 23, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1979):163-167; Vol. 23, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1979):259-265; Vol. 24, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1980):19-22. Digital version at American Ancestors ($); FHL Book 975.5 B2vg.
  • [Kirby] Roberts, Gary Boyd. Ancestors of American Presidents. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009. FHL Book 973 D2r 2009; online bookstore.
  • [Key] Key, Marcus M., Rhoda (Freer) Newman, and Helen (Kay) Yates. "George Key: Virginia Soldier and Missouri Pioneer," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 18, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1974):3-12; Vol. 18, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1974):97-104; Vol. 18, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1974):211-219. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 18 (1974).
  • [Key] Key, Marcus M. and Sue B. Senter. "The Three Families of George Key of Louisa, Bedford, and Henry Counties, Virginia," Magazine of Virginia Genealogy, Vol. 27, No. 3 (Aug. 1989):159-163. Digital version at Ancestry ($); FHL Book 975.5 B2vs.
  • [Kitterman] Weller, Edna A. Excerpts from Kitterman Sinew and Corrections and Additions to Kitterman Sinew. Salina, Kansas: E.A. Weller, 1991. FHL Book 929.273 K652w.
  • [Kropf] Butts, William Taylor. A Crop of Kropf. San Antonio, Texas: W.T. Butts, 1984. FHL Book 929.273 A1 no. 4412.
  • [Kupe] Andrews, Ivan L. David Coop (Kupe) and Christiana Stofer. MSS. Microfilmed 2001: FamilySearch Books OnlineFHL Film 1440322 Item 3; digital version at.
  • [Lavender] Hopping, Carol Flora. The Lavender Family. La Verne, Calif.: C. Hopping, 1998. FHL Book 929.273 L386h.
  • [LeSueur] Allen, Cameron. "David LeSueur (1703/04-1771/72) of Manakin Town, Virginia: An Outline of the First Three Generations of His Descendants, As Constructed from the Tax Records of the 'Burned' County of Buckingham," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 43, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1999):3-22; Vol. 43, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1999):110-125; Vol. 43, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1999):178-189; Vol. 43, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1999):256-269. Available at FHL; digital version at American Ancestors ($).
  • [Lindsey] Martin, P. Arlene. Darby-Martin and Related Families, ca. 1607-1988. MSS. Microfilmed 1990: FHL Film 1673524 Item 17.
  • [Livesay] Stapleton, S. Luther. Descendants and Progenitors of Carter Livesay. Mercersburg, Pa.: Livesay Soc., 1992. FHL Book 929.273 L758s.
  • [Livesay] Stapleton, S. Luther. Descendants of Ancestors of John Wesley Livesay. Mercersburg, Pa.: Livesay Soc., 1994. FHL Book 929.273 L758st.
  • [McCall] McCall, Hugh S. McCall Genealogy. n.p.: H.S. McCall, 1950s. FHL Book 929.273 M124n.
  • [McElwain] Murphy, Nathan W. Early Families of Muhlenberg County, Kentucky: Vincent, Wright, McElwain, Wilkins and Jarvis; Historical Information and Sources for More than 2,000 Descendants of Charles Vincent, William Wright, George McElwain, John Wilkins, and John Jarvis, Whose Numerous Progenitors [Descendants] Make Up a Large Portion of the Present Population of Muhlenberg County. Hanson, Ky.: David W. Murphy & Associates, 1999. FHL Collection 929.273 V743m
  • [McMullen] Andersen, Ann Ward Freehafer. Samuel McMullen, A Scotch-Irish Dunkard. Typescript. Microfilmed 1990: FHL Film 1674168 Item 3.
  • [McNeil] McNiel, Robert Osborn. The Ancestors and Immediate Descendants of William Kennett McNiel of Wise County, Virginia. Typescript. James Taylor Adams Collection. Box 62. Copy: FHL Film 1689779.
  • [Marchel] Randers-Pehrson, Nancy Mae Little and Glenn Randers-Pehrson. The John Marchel and Anne Cora (Nichols) Reed Family: of Franklin and Floyd Counties, Virginia, and Harford and Cecil Counties, Maryland. Edgewood, Md.: N.M. & G. Randers-Pehrson, c1994. FHL Book 929.273 R251rp.
  • [Mavity] Mavity, Norman Bloss. The Mavity Family. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1954?. FHL Book 929.273 M449m.
  • [Mavity] Mavity: Family Genealogical Data, 1747-1952. Typescript, Ripley County Historical Museum, Versailles, Ind. Microfilmed 1982: FHL Film 1312801 Item 36.
  • [Meador] Nunnally, Major Perkins. The Descendants of Jonas and Frances Meador of Essex, Caroline and Cumberland Counties, Virginia. Pine Bluff, Ark.: P. Nunnally, 1968. FHL Book 929.273 M461n.
  • [Miles] Miles, E.E. Some of the Descendants of Samuel Miles and His Wife, Sarah. 1934-1937. FHL Film 940041.
  • [Miles] Miles, Samuel Robert. Some of the Descendants of Evan Miles (1778-1871). Typescript. Microfilmed 1965: FHL Film 387820.
  • [Miles] Miles, Samuel Robert and Frances A. Kaser. The Unabridged Genealogical Effort of Samuel Robert Miles (1896-1974) Pertaining to the Descendants of Samuel Miles (ca. 1740-1811) and Wife, Sarah James. MSS. Microfilmed 1975: FHL Films 940032-940041.
  • [Miller] Johnson, Patricia Givens. Elder Jacob Miller (1735-1815) a Founder of the Brethren Churches and Dunkard Settlements in Franklin County, Virginia (1775), Ohio (1800), and Indiana (1810) and Some of His Descendants. Silver Hill, Md.: P S Enterprises, 1977. FHL Collection 929.273 M615j
  • [Miller] A History of Elder Jacob Miller and Some of His Descendants. MSS., South Bend Public Library, South Bend, Ind. Microfilmed 1989: FHL Film 1651932 Item 6.
  • [Miller] Morse, Irvin L. Descendent Chart: Miller, Jacob.: Descendent Chart: Miller, Isaac. Typescript. Microfilmed 1990: FHL Film 1673523 Item 16.
  • [Miller] Witter, D.R. Reminiscences of Persons, Places, and Things in and About La Porte, As I Remember Them, in the Early Forties and Early Fifties. Typescript, Northern Indiana Historical Society, South Bend, Ind. Microfilmed 1990: FHL Film 1673050 Item 10.
  • [Miller] Miller, Robert Ryal. Miller Family Sketch: Descendants of Jacob Miller (1735-1816). La Jolla, Calif.: R.R. Miller, 2002. FHL Book 929.273 M615mr.
  • [Mills] James, Larry Alan. The Mills Family of Southwest Missouri. Neosho, Mo.: L.A. James, 1981. FHL Book 929.273 M624jL.
  • [Naff] Boitnott, John W. Naff and Related Families: Swiss Ancestors of Naffs and Neffs in the U.S.A. and Descendants of Jacob and Eva Catherine (Flora) Naff and of Sebastian and Mary (Saylor) Naff. Harrisonburg, Va.: J.W. Boitnott, c1979. FHL Book 929.273 N13b.
  • [Newbill] Hammill, Kenneth. Nathaniel Newbill and Sarah Glenn of Virginia: With Some Ancestors and Descendants and Some Unidentified Newbills. Portland, Ore.: n.p., 1987. FHL Book 929.273 N424h.
  • [Oldaker] Oldaker, Edward L. The Oldacre-Oldaker Story. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, Inc., 1983. FHL Book 929.273 OL1o.
  • [Overholts] Ford, Barbara B. and Overholser Family Association. The Oberholtz Book: A Foundation Book of Oberholtzer Immigrants and Unestablished Lines. Wallingford, Pa.: Overholser Family Association, 1995. FHL Book 929.273 Ob2fb.
  • [Patterson] Redding, Lois Harris. Family History of Harris, Patterson, Poer and Collateral Lines. 1975. FHL Book 929.273 H24rL.
  • [Payne] Russell, George Ely. "Flayle Payne of Frederick County," Western Maryland Genealogy, Vol. 4, No. 2 (Apr. 1988):51-57; Vol. 4, No. 3 (Jul. 1988):99-102.
  • [Pemberton] Clark, Kay. Henry Pemberton's Casey County Lineage. Greenwood, Ind.: K. Clark, 1997?. FHL Book 929.273 P369c.
  • [Perdue] Pardue, Ida M. Eli Perdue b. 1815, Va.: m. Mary A.W. Mitchell. Typescript. Microfilmed 1989: FHL Film 1320832 Item 47.
  • [Perkins] Perkins, William Robertson. Papers 1929-1943. Section 2. MSS. Available at Virginia Historical Society.
  • [Peters] Lewellen, Clifford Peters. Geneology [sic] and Family History of Peters-Lewellen Families in America. Cedar Rapids, Iowa: C.P. Lewellen, 1951. FHL Book 929.273 P433L.
  • [Plaster] Plaster - Plasters - Plasterer Family Association. Plaster-Plasters, Plasterer Families. Utica, Ky.: McDowell Publications, c2001. FHL Book 929.273 P695p.
  • [Poff] Kintner, Elgin P. A Family History and Tour Guide of Reuel B. Pritchett and Ella Poff: The Parents of Ethel Pritchett Kintner: A Memento on the Occasion of Ethel's Eightieth Birthday 28 Aug. 1993. Maryville, Tenn.: E.P. Kintner, 1993. FHL Book 929.273 P939k.
  • [Pollard] Hendleman, James Aaron. Southern Gill Genealogy--Pollard Branch: Primary Limbs: Gill, Greer (Grierson-MacGregor), Pollard, and Douglas. Annandale, Va.: J.A. Hendleman, Jr., 1982. FHL Book 929.273 P761h.
  • [Prillaman] Rogers, Ellen Stanley. The Prillaman Family: An Account of the Descendants of Jacob Prillaman, Sr. (1721-1796) of Franklin County, Virginia. Hyattsville, Md.: E.S. Rogers, 1959. FHL Collection 873449 Item 6
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References

  1. *Review of Pioneer Families of Franklin County, Virginia, in The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 8, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1964):85; FHL US/CAN Book 975.5 B2vg.

 

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