Lower Norfolk County, Virginia

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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:  
 
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*'''[Godby]''' Pitts, Alice Ellison. ''The Godby - Godbey Book''. McKinney, Tex.: A.E. Pitts, 1981. {{FHL|148534|title-id|disp=FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 G541r 1981}}.  
 
*'''[Godby]''' Pitts, Alice Ellison. ''The Godby - Godbey Book''. McKinney, Tex.: A.E. Pitts, 1981. {{FHL|148534|title-id|disp=FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 G541r 1981}}.  
 
*'''[Gookin]''' Thornton, J. Wingate. "The Gookin Family," ''The New England Historical and Genealogical Register'', Vol. 1 (1847):345-352. Digital versions at [http://books.google.com/books?id=HQBKrrRlolcC&oe=UTF-8 Google Books], [http://www.archive.org/details/newenglandhistor1847wate Internet Archive], and [http://www.americanancestors.org/search.aspx?Ca=098&Da=202 American Ancestors] ($).  
 
*'''[Gookin]''' Thornton, J. Wingate. "The Gookin Family," ''The New England Historical and Genealogical Register'', Vol. 1 (1847):345-352. Digital versions at [http://books.google.com/books?id=HQBKrrRlolcC&oe=UTF-8 Google Books], [http://www.archive.org/details/newenglandhistor1847wate Internet Archive], and [http://www.americanancestors.org/search.aspx?Ca=098&Da=202 American Ancestors] ($).  
*'''[Gookin]''' Crozier, William Armstrong. ''Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor, With Genealogical Notes of the Families.'' New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital version at [http://archive.org/details/virginiaheraldic00croz Internet Archive] - free.
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*'''[Gookin]''' Crozier, William Armstrong. ''Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor, With Genealogical Notes of the Families.'' New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital version at [http://archive.org/details/virginiaheraldic00croz Internet Archive] - free.  
 
*'''[Gookin]''' Gookin, Frederick William. ''Daniel Gookin, 1612-1687, Assistant and Major General of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.'' Chicago: Privately Printed, 1912. Digital version at [http://archive.org/details/danielgookin161201gook Internet Archive] - free.  
 
*'''[Gookin]''' Gookin, Frederick William. ''Daniel Gookin, 1612-1687, Assistant and Major General of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.'' Chicago: Privately Printed, 1912. Digital version at [http://archive.org/details/danielgookin161201gook Internet Archive] - free.  
 
*'''[Hancock]''' Walter, Alice Granbery. ''Hancock Connections: to Gurgany, Burnet, Harris, Cockroft, Guy, Piggot, Blackmore, Moseley, Hargrave Families of Lower Norfolk, Princess Anne, Henrico, Bedford, Surry & Rotterdam, Holland''. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 196-?. {{FHL|161998|title-id|disp=FHL US/CAN Pedigree File PEDIGREE no. 1164}}.  
 
*'''[Hancock]''' Walter, Alice Granbery. ''Hancock Connections: to Gurgany, Burnet, Harris, Cockroft, Guy, Piggot, Blackmore, Moseley, Hargrave Families of Lower Norfolk, Princess Anne, Henrico, Bedford, Surry & Rotterdam, Holland''. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 196-?. {{FHL|161998|title-id|disp=FHL US/CAN Pedigree File PEDIGREE no. 1164}}.  
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*'''[Willoughby]''' Walter, Alice Granbery. ''Captain Thomas Willoughby (1601-1657) of England, Barbados and Lower Norfolk County, Virginia [and] Some of His Descendants, 1601-1800''. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, [1988?]. Digital version at {{FSbook|920667}} - free; {{FHL|301364|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 W684w}}.  
 
*'''[Willoughby]''' Walter, Alice Granbery. ''Captain Thomas Willoughby (1601-1657) of England, Barbados and Lower Norfolk County, Virginia [and] Some of His Descendants, 1601-1800''. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, [1988?]. Digital version at {{FSbook|920667}} - free; {{FHL|301364|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 W684w}}.  
 
*'''[Willoughby]''' Hall, Newman Arnold. "Allerton of Virginia," ''The Virginia Genealogist,'' Vol. 32, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1988):83-92; Vol. 32, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1988):171-178; Vol. 32, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1988):287-296; Vol. 33, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1989):13-18; Vol. 33, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1989):94-102; Vol. 33, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1989):175-180. Digital version at [http://www.americanancestors.org/search.aspx?Ca=098&Da=285 American Ancestors] ($). {{FHL|33159|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 32 (1988)-v. 33 (1989)}}.  
 
*'''[Willoughby]''' Hall, Newman Arnold. "Allerton of Virginia," ''The Virginia Genealogist,'' Vol. 32, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1988):83-92; Vol. 32, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1988):171-178; Vol. 32, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1988):287-296; Vol. 33, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1989):13-18; Vol. 33, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1989):94-102; Vol. 33, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1989):175-180. Digital version at [http://www.americanancestors.org/search.aspx?Ca=098&Da=285 American Ancestors] ($). {{FHL|33159|item|disp=FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 32 (1988)-v. 33 (1989)}}.  
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*'''[Willoughby]''' Roberts, Gary Boyd. ''Ancestors of American Presidents.'' Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009. {{FHL|1582605|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D2r 2009}}; [http://www.americanancestors.org/Product.aspx?id=14829 online bookstore].
 
*'''[Woodard]''' Woodard, Randle C., Audie W. Woodard, and Austin M. Woodard. ''A History of the Woodards: The Story of Our Heritage, Earliest Times to the Present''. Inola, Okla.: Evans Publications, Inc., 1990. Digital version at {{FSbook|986376}} - free; {{FHL|614714|title-id|disp=FHL Book 929.273 W85wd}}.  
 
*'''[Woodard]''' Woodard, Randle C., Audie W. Woodard, and Austin M. Woodard. ''A History of the Woodards: The Story of Our Heritage, Earliest Times to the Present''. Inola, Okla.: Evans Publications, Inc., 1990. Digital version at {{FSbook|986376}} - free; {{FHL|614714|title-id|disp=FHL Book 929.273 W85wd}}.  
 
*'''[Woodhouse]''' James, Edward W. "Horatio Woodhouse," ''The William and Mary Quarterly,'' Vol. 5, No. 1 (Jul. 1896):41-44. Digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1921238 JSTOR] - free.  
 
*'''[Woodhouse]''' James, Edward W. "Horatio Woodhouse," ''The William and Mary Quarterly,'' Vol. 5, No. 1 (Jul. 1896):41-44. Digital version at [http://www.jstor.org/stable/1921238 JSTOR] - free.  

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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Virginia  Gotoarrow.png  Lower Norfolk County


Lower Norfolk County, Virginia genealogy and family history research page. Guide to Lower Norfolk County (established 1637) genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including wills, deeds and land records, family histories, cemeteries, and churches.

Lower Norfolk was a county, now extinct, in seventeenth-century Virginia.

Contents

County Courthouse

The original records of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia are now held at the Chesapeake City Courthouse, Chesapeake, Va. and at the Library of Virginia, Richmond, Va.

History

Parent County

1637-- New Norfolk County was split and renamed Upper Norfolk and Lower Norfolk.

Boundary Changes

1691-- Lower Norfolk County was split and renamed Norfolk and Princess Anne.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Nansemond | Upper Norfolk

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Church of England

Gotoarrow.png See also Elizabeth River Parish
Gotoarrow.png See also Lynnhaven Parish

Court

Genealogy 

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]

See also:
Gotoarrow.png Norfolk County, Virginia Genealogy
Gotoarrow.png Princess Anne County, Virginia Genealogy

General

As of November 2010, a query for individuals born in Lower Norfolk, Virginia at World Connect, results in more than 10,000 entries.

  • Snow, Helen F. The Dameron-Damron Genealogy, the Descendants of Lawrence Dameron of Virginia.: With Notes on Related Northumberland County Families of Gaskins, Harvey, Bledsoe, Tignor, Ball, Coppedge-Coppage, Waddy, Taylor, Smith, and the John Ladd Family Originating in Lower Norfolk County, Virginia. FHL Collection 929.273 D182s and Supplement: FHL Collection 929.273 D182s supp.
  • Walter, Alice Granbery. Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Family Ties--The Families of Yates, Horne, Markham, Whiddon, Cawson, Herbert, Ballentine, Llewellyn, Dale, Willoughby (of the Southern Branch): Containing Any Other Marriage Connections. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, [197-?]. FHL Collection PEDIGREES nos. 1202-1203].
Bibliography
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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]


  • [Asbell] Grimwood, James Maurice and Hilda Jernigan Grimwood. Asbell Connections, 1641-1988: Antecedents and Descendants of Aaron Asbell. Houston, Tex.: J.M. Grimwood, 1991. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 As15g.
  • [Ashall] See Asbell.
  • [Basnett] Schoonover, Charlene Basnett. The Basnett Family: A Genealogical Data with Brief Biographical Sketches and History of the Basnett Family in the United States. Haven, Kansas: C.B. Schoonover, 1982. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 B293s.
  • [Batchelor] Williams, Lyle Keith. The Batchelor Family: Batchelor in Virginia; Batchelor in North Carolina; Bachelor/Batchelor in Tennessee, Missouri and Texas, Batchler in Texas; and Bachlor in Oklahoma and California. Fort Worth, Tex.: L.K. Williams, 1991. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 B314aa.
  • [Belt] Belt, Walter E., Richard N. Belt, Beverly Redman Reeves Watts, and Evelyne J. Keith. About 900 Descendants of Humphrey Belt: Born About 1615 Probably in Scotland, Died 1696 in Maryland, USA, Sailed from Gravesend, England, on the Ship America, Landed at Jamestown, Virginia on 23 July 1635. He is Generally Accepted as the Progenitor of All Present-day Belts in the United States. Flatonia, Tex.: W.E. Belt, 1997. FHL Book 929.273 B419bwe; digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free.
  • [Bigg] Boddie, Mrs. John Bennett. Historical Southern Families. Volume XV. Baltimore, 1971. FHL Book 975 D2b v. 14.
  • [Binford] Bruner, Mary L. Binford Family Genealogy. Greenfield, Ind.: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co., [1925]. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 B512b.
  • [Boush] Walter, Alice Granbery. The Boush--Nimmo Chart in Lower Norfolk County & Princess Anne County, Va.: Snayle to Granbery, 1655-1904, and Some of the Occupants of Pembroke Manor. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1975. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File no. 1154.
  • [Bustin] Bustin, Larry. The Family History of George Washington Bustin. Laurel, Miss.: L. Bustin, 1979?. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 B969b.
  • [Carraway] Walter, Alice Granbery. Carraway--Foster--William(son) and Bartholomew Hoskins, 1601-1706. Lawrence, N.Y.: A.G. Walter, 1971. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1155.
  • [Carter] Hardy, Stella Pickett. Colonial Families of the Southern States of America. New York: Tobias A. Wright, 1911. Digital version at Google Books - free.
  • [Cartwright] Walter, Alice Granbery. Cartwright & Shipp Families: Of Lower Norfolk, Princess Anne & Surry Counties, Va. & North Carolina. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1968. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1156.
  • [Cartwright] Kwasha, Connie Cartwright. Cartwrights of the Southern United States. Bowie, Md.: Heritage Books, 1996. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 C249k.
  • [Carver] James, Edward W. "Captain William Carver," The William and Mary Quarterly, Vol. 3, No. 3 (Jan. 1895):163-165. Digital version at JSTOR - free.
  • [Caswell] Caswell, Mary Underwood. The Caswell Family: The De[s]cendants of William Caswell of Lower Norfolk, Virginia, Through His Son Matthew. Arlington, Tex.: Arlington Century Printing, 1983. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 C279cm.
  • [Caswell] Smith, M. Joan. William Caswell/Karswell Genealogy. 198-?. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 C279sj.
  • [Cocke] "Genealogy of the Cocke Family in Virginia," The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 3, No. 3 (Jan. 1896):282-292, 340; Vol. 3, No. 4 (Apr. 1896):405-414; Vol. 4, No. 1 (Jul. 1896):86-96; Vol. 4, No. 2 (Oct. 1896):212-217; Vol. 4, No. 3 (Jan. 1897):322-332, 334; Vol. 4, No. 4 (Apr. 1897):431-450; Vol. 5, No. 1 (Jul. 1897):71-89; Vol. 5, No. 2 (Oct. 1897):181-198; Vol. 5, No. 3 (Jan. 1898):303-327; Vol. 5, No. 4 (Apr. 1898):449. Digitized by JSTOR - free.
  • [Cornick] Walter, Alice Granbery. Cornick--Cornix Family of Lower Norfolk County and Princess Anne County, Virginia, 1618-1900s. Virginia Beach, Va.: V.G. Walter, 1980. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREES nos. 1157-1160.
  • [Dorsey] Dorsey, Maxwell J., Jean Muir Dorsey and Nannie Ball Nimmo. The Dorsey Family, Descendants of Edward Darcy-Dorsey of Virginia and Maryland For Five Generations and Allied Families. Baltimore, Md.: Clearfield Company, 2000. FHL Book 929.273 D738d.
  • [Dozier] Willis, Abiatha. The Dozier Family of Lower Norfolk County: The First Generation. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 A1 no. 7358.
  • [Dozier] Maling, Anne E. and Abiatha Willis. The Dozier Family of Lower Norfolk County: A Reference. Norfolk, Va.: A. Maling, 1986. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 D779m.
  • [Emperor] Brandow, James C. comp. Genealogies of Barbados Families from Carribeana and the Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society. Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1983. FHL INTL Book 972.981 D29g.
  • [Etheridge] Walter, Alice Granbery. The Etheridge Family of Lower Norfolk County & the Connection to the Thomas Nash Family. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 197-?. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1162.
  • [Fanshaw] Avant, David A. Some Southern Colonial Families. Volume 5. Tallahassee, Fla., 1995. FHL Book 929.273 Av34ad v. 5.
  • [Fentress] Malloy, Geraldine Osborne and Jacquelyn Osborne Ross. Fentress Genealogy. n.p.: John Moler Molloy, 1993. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 F367mg.
  • [Foster] Dennis, Gerneva Foster. Forster--Foster and Their Royal Descendants of England 823 A.D., Virginia 1635 A.D., U.S.A. 1990 A.D. Abilene, Tex.: G.F. Dennis, 1990. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 F816d.
  • [Gaither] Oldham, James Charles. The Charles Gaither Family, A Legendary History. [Independence, Missouri]: J.C. Oldham, [1999?]. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 G129o.
  • [Gaither] Dorman, John Frederick. Adventurers of Purse and Person Virginia 1607-1624/5. 3 vols. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2005. See Volume 2. 975.5 H2j v. 2.
  • [Gammon] Gammon, William J. Old Gammon Families and Their Descendants. Montreat, N.C.: n.p., 1965. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 G147g.
  • [Ganey] Walter, Alice Granbery. Mason - Ivy - Ganey Families of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1980. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1122.
  • [Ganey] Walter, Alice Granbery. William Gany/Ganey/Gayney Family of Elizabeth City, County, Kiccoughtan & Lower Norfolk County, Virginia. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1982. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1123.
  • [Gaskin] Walter, Alice Granbery. Gaskin Family of Lower Norfolk & Princess Anne Counties, Va.: Including Burroughs, Land, Hall, Rutherford, Hayes, Lovitt, Bannister, Poole, Jacob, Keeling, Butt, Williamson, Scott, Biddle, Lamount, Morris, Tayner, Burgess, Absalom, Land Connections; Attention is Called to the Numerous Half Brothers & Half Sisters on This Chart Indicated by a Broken Line ( ). Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1968. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1163.
  • [Godby] Richards, Margie S. Godbey-Godby. Springfield, Ill.: M.S. Richards, 1969. FHL US/CAN Film 1321190 Item 6.
  • [Godby] Pitts, Alice Ellison. The Godby - Godbey Book. McKinney, Tex.: A.E. Pitts, 1981. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 G541r 1981.
  • [Gookin] Thornton, J. Wingate. "The Gookin Family," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 1 (1847):345-352. Digital versions at Google Books, Internet Archive, and American Ancestors ($).
  • [Gookin] Crozier, William Armstrong. Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor, With Genealogical Notes of the Families. New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Gookin] Gookin, Frederick William. Daniel Gookin, 1612-1687, Assistant and Major General of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Chicago: Privately Printed, 1912. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Hancock] Walter, Alice Granbery. Hancock Connections: to Gurgany, Burnet, Harris, Cockroft, Guy, Piggot, Blackmore, Moseley, Hargrave Families of Lower Norfolk, Princess Anne, Henrico, Bedford, Surry & Rotterdam, Holland. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 196-?. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File PEDIGREE no. 1164.
  • [Hancock] Walter, Alice Granbery. Hancock, Lower Norfolk Co., Va., Princess Anne Co., Va. & Henrico Co., Va. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, n.d.
  • [Hargrave] Hargrave, Helena M. Goodale. Hargrave Forebears: A Genealogy and History of Some Descendants of Richard Hargrave, Sr. of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia, 1634-1968, with Notes on the English Family Background of Richard and Other Hargrave Families in America. Walnut Creek, Calif.: H.G. Hargrave, 1968. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 H223hh.
  • [Hargrave] Goldsborough, Bob. Richard Hargrave of Lower Norfolk Co., Va.: and His Descendants. Shelton, Wash.: B. Goldsborough, 1993. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 H223g.
  • [Hatton] Kelton, Florence Hatton. The Hatton Family: Genealogical Notes and Reminiscences. La Mesa, Calif.: n.p., 1969. FHL US/CAN Film 1036784 Item 7.
  • [Hayes] Dorman, John Frederick. Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5. 3 vols. Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004-2007. Volume 2. FHL Book 975.5 H2j v. 2.
  • [Herbert] Walter, Alice Granbery. Herbert in England & Virginia, 1399-1900s. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1977. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 H415w.
  • [Horne] Walter, Alice Granbery. Johannes Yate Married Elizabeth Saverie in 1604 at Standlake, Oxfordshire, England. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 197-?. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1206.
  • [Hoskins] Boddie, John Thomas and John Bennett Boddie. Boddie and Allied Families. Chicago: n.p., 1918. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free.
  • [Hoskins] Russell, George Ely. "Bartholomew Hoskins, Gent.: Some New Findings," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 27, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1983):83-84. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 27 (1983).
  • [Howard] Thomas, Lawrence Buckley. The Thomas Book, Giving the Genealogies of Sir Rhys ap Thomas, K.G., The Thomas Family Descended from Him, and of Some Allied Families. New York: Henry T. Thomas Company, 1896. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Howard] Armstrong, Zella. Notable Southern Families. Chattanooga, Tenn.: Lookout Publishing Company, 1918. Vol. 1. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free.
  • [Howard] Evans, Henry Ridgely. Progenitors of the Howards of Maryland. Baltimore, Md.: J.H. Furse Co.; Washington, D.C.: Sold by W.H. Lowdermilk & Co., 1938. FHL US/CAN Film 1405175.
  • [Huckstep] James, Larry Alan. The Huckstep Family. Neosho, Mo.: L.a. James, 1983. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 H865j.
  • [Ivy] Walter, Alice Granbery. Thomas Ivey--Ivie--Ivy--Ivye of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia, 1604-1654, & Some of His Descendants. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 196-?. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File PEDIGREE no. 1168.
  • [Ivy] Walter, Alice Granbery. Descendants of George Ivy (Died 1689), Son of Thomas Ivy (1604-1655). Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 196-?. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File PEDIGREE no. 1169.
  • [Ivy] Walter, Alice Granbery. Mason - Ivy - Ganey Families of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1980. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1122.
  • [Ivy] Walter, Alice Granbery. The Ivie-Ivey-Ivy-Ivye Family of Hullavington, Wiltshire & West Kington, Wiltshire; An Attempt to Find the Progenitor of Thomas Ivy 1604-1653/4 in Virginia. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, [1980].
  • [Ivy] Walter, Alice Granbery. Thomas Ivey/Ivie/Ivy/Ivye of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia, 1604-1654 & Some of His Descendants. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, [1980].
  • [Keeling] Walter, Alice Granbery. The 17th Century Families of John Martin & Thomas Keeling of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia ("Linhaven Pish," Princess Anne County, Virginia) and the Original Owners and Chain of Title to the Land Called "Ye Dudlies": The First Few Generations and Intermarriages of Both Families: Other Surnames Include Bray, Dyer, Hall, Jermy, Land, Linton, Lawson, Lovett, Okeham, Snail, Richason, Ward, Watson, et al. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1974. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 M364w.
  • [Keeling] Walter, Alice Granbery. Descendants of Thomas Keeling III (1675-1715), Keeling--Lovett, Cartwright--Cornick, 1675-1881, Lower Norfolk & Princess Anne Counties, Virginia: A Continuation of the Martin--Keeling Chart Showing Marriages with Cartwright, Cornick, Easter, Edye, Gaskin, Godfrey, Guy, Haynes, Hoggard, Hunter, Lovett, Land, Pallet, Simmons, Thorowgood, Thrillwind, Wilkinson, Williamson, Wilson & Woodhouse. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1975. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File no. 1214.
  • [Keeling] Walter, Alice Granbery. Alexander Keeling, Son of Thomas Keeling the Progenitor, 1649-1775: This is a Continueing [sic] Chart from Thomas Keeling I, and Should Be Added to the Previously Published "The 17th Century Families of John Martin and Thomas Keeling" of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia. Virginia City, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1975. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1170.
  • [Ladd] Bruner, Mary L. Binford Family Genealogy. Greenfield, Ind.: Wm. Mitchell Printing Co., [1925]. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 B512b.
  • [Ladd] Ladd, Ruth Kline. One Ladd's Family, Including Cousins Near and Distant. Naperville, Ill.: Ladd, 1974. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 L121a.
  • [Land] Walter, Alice Granbery. Francis Land Family of Lower Norfolk County, Va.: Princess Anne County, Va. After 1691. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1980. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1171.
  • [Lee] Moses, Grace McLean. "Richard Lee in Lower Norfolk County," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 15, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1971):230. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 15 (1971).
  • [Llewelling] Walter, Alice Granbery. The Ffuwellen-Llewellyna-Llewelling Family of Lower Norfolk County, Va. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1983. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1172.
  • [Lloyd] Thomas, Lawrence Buckley. The Thomas Book, Giving the Genealogies of Sir Rhys ap Thomas, K.G., The Thomas Family Descended from Him, and of Some Allied Families. New York: Henry T. Thomas Company, 1896. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Lloyd] Crozier, William Armstrong. Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor, With Genealogical Notes of the Families. New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Lovett] Walter, Alice Granbery. 4th to 7th Generations of the Lovett Family of Lower Norfolk & Princess Anne Counties, Virginia: This Chart Begins with the Fourth Generation of the Lovett Family in Lower Norfolk & Princess Anne Counties, Virginia. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1173.
  • [Lovett] Walter, Alice Granbery. The Genesis of the Lovet Family in Virginia: First Three Generations in Lower Norfolk County. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1975. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1188.
  • [Martin] Walter, Alice Granbery. The 17th Century Families of John Martin & Thomas Keeling of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia ("Linhaven Pish," Princess Anne County, Virginia) and the Original Owners and Chain of Title to the Land Called "Ye Dudlies": The First Few Generations and Intermarriages of Both Families: Other Surnames Include Bray, Dyer, Hall, Jermy, Land, Linton, Lawson, Lovett, Okeham, Snail, Richason, Ward, Watson, et al. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1974. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 M364w.
  • [Mason] Walter, Alice Granbery. Mason - Ivy - Ganey Families of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1980. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1122.
  • [Mason] Walter, Alice Granbery. Mason - Langley - Thelaball Families of Lower Norfolk, Princess Anne & Norfolk Counties, Virginia. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1982. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREES nos. 1827-1828.
  • [Mathias] Walter, Alice Granbery. Mathias-Matthais Family of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia. Virginia City, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1983. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File PEDIGREE no. 1174.
  • [Mercer] Boddie, Mrs. John Bennett. Historical Southern Families. Volume XV. Baltimore, 1971. FHL Book 975 D2b v. 14.
  • [Merritt] Turner, Lynne Slater. The Merritt Families of Virginia and Allied Associated Families. 2 vols. Salt Lake City, Utah: L.S. Turner, 1987-1988. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 M553t ff.
  • [Morrow] Morrow, William Robert. Morrow Family Pedigree Charts, ca. 1693-1979. Edmond, Oklahoma: W.R. Morrow, 1984. FHL Book 929.273 M834mwr.
  • [Moseley] "Families of Lower Norfolk and Princess Anne Counties," The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 5, No. 3 (Jan. 1898):327-334. Digital version at JSTOR - free.
  • [Moseley] Crozier, William Armstrong. Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor, With Genealogical Notes of the Families. New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Moseley] Moriarty, G. Andrews. "William Moseley, Gent., of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia, and His Wife Susanna," New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 100 (year):94-99, 292-295.
  • [Moseley] Moseley, A. Marshall. Moseleys were Forced to Flee from England for Loyalty to Martyred Monarch. Newspaper Clipping. FHL US/CAN Film 564126 Item 31.
  • [Moseley] Walter, Alice Granbery. Moseley Family of Lower Norfolk County, Princess Anne County, and Henrico County, Virginia, 1600-1800s. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 197-?. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREES nos. 1175-1182.
  • [Moseley] Moseley, Robert Brainard. The Moseley Line. Salem, Ore.: Richard N. Gookins, 1986. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 M852mr.
  • [Moseley] Dixon, Judith Holden. The Moseley/Taylor Families of Thomas Berry Proctor and Willie Ann (Taylor) Moseley: With Material on the Allied Families of: Maxey, Radford, Bondurant, Smith, Trabue, Guerrant, Withers, Hawkins, Duff, Pryor, Branch, Sandifer, Ligon, Hancock, Stovall, Berry, Proctor, Cheadle, Chiles, Woodson, Fleming, Tarleton. Joplin, Mo.: J.H. Dixon, 1990. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 M852d.
  • [Moseley] Moseley, Thomas Byrd. A Moseley Genealogy: England, Holland, Virginia, the Carolinas, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas to the West Coast. 2 vols. Clifton, Tex.: T.B. Moseley, Jr., 1985-1993. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 M852m v. 1 ff.
  • [Moseley] D'Aiutolo, Leila Eldridge, Warren L. Forsythe, William S. Hubard, and Mary Carolyn Mitton. The Descendants of William Moseley, 1605/1606-1655, of Norfolk, Va. 2 vols. Ellenburg, Wash.: L.E. D'Aiutolo, 2000. FHL Films 1425243 Item 3-Item 4.
  • [Nash] Walter, Alice Granbery. The Etheridge Family of Lower Norfolk County & the Connection to the Thomas Nash Family. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 197-?. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1162.
  • [Nash] Walter, Alice Granbery. The Thomas Nash Family of Lower Norfolk County, Virginia, 1638-1900s. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1983. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1183.
  • [Needham] Hollaway, Wynell V. Duke. The Needham Families from Virginia: Descendants & Allied Families. Cullman, Ala.: W. Hollaway, 1988. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 N289h.
  • [Newton] "Notes and Queries," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 39 (1885):194. Digital versions at Google Books and New England Ancestors ($). [Announces plans of Mr. Virginius Newton to publish a family history on the Newtons of Lower Norfolk, Nansemond, and Stafford counties.]
  • [Nimmo] Ellis, Thomas H. "William Nimmo, of Williamsburg," The William and Mary Quarterly, Vol. 5, No. 2 (Oct. 1896):134-137. Digital version at JSTOR - free. FHL US/CAN Film 29886 Item 2.
  • [Nimmo] Granbery, J.N. [Letter], 1937 March 1, New York [to] Mr. Nimmo. Library of Virginia. Genealogical Notes [Collection], Box 8, Nimm. FHL US/CAN Film 29886 Item 2.
  • [Nimmo] Walter, Alice Granbery. The Boush--Nimmo Chart in Lower Norfolk County & Princess Anne County, Va.: Snayle to Granbery, 1655-1904, and Some of the Occupants of Pembroke Manor. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1975. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File no. 1154.
  • [Nimmo] Walter, Alice Granbery. Nimmo of Princess Anne County, Virginia, 1700-1970: and Their Migrations. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1980. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREES no. 1184-1187.
  • [Offley] Dorman, John Frederick. Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5. 3 vols. Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004-2007. Volume 2. FHL Book 975.5 H2j v. 2.
  • [Outlaw] Outlaw, Albert Timothy and Abner Henry Outlaw. Outlaw Genealogy: Including English Records, Coat of Arms, Will of Edward Outlaw Dated 1713, Brief Biographical Sketches and Account of the First Grady-Outlaw Reunion. Greensboro, N.C.: A. Outlaw, 1930, 1972. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 Ou8o.
  • [Page] Rutherford, Dolores Crumrine. Page Family Records in Virginia Counties. 2 vols. Carmichael, Calif.: D.C. Rutherford, 1982-2006. FHL Book 929.273 P141rdc v. 2 [Lower Norfolk County appears in Vol. 2 Part 3]
  • [Poole] Walter, Alice Granbery. Poole & and [sic] Allied Families of Lower Norfolk & Princess Anne Co., Va.: Including Gaskins, Hayes, Thorowgood, Ward & Workman. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1968. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1189.
  • [Portlock] Walter, Alice Granbery. Portlock Family. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1983. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File PEDIGREES nos. 1190-1191.
  • [Salmon] Nasser, Ruth Sammons. My Begetters, the Salmons. 5 vols. South Pasadena, Fla.: R.S. Nasser, 1986?. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 Sa35n ff.
  • [Shipp] Shipp, Reba E. Shipp Family Genealogy. FHL US/CAN Film 1018902 Item 12.
  • [Shipp] Walter, Alice Granbery. Cartwright & Shipp Families: Of Lower Norfolk, Princess Anne & Surry Counties, Va. & North Carolina. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1968. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1156.
  • [Shipp] Shipp, Ralph Danforth. The Shipp Family Genealogy. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 1975. FHL US/CAN Access Services Window 6075613.
  • [Shipp] Shipp, Ralph D. The Shipp Family Genealogy. Boulder, Colo.: R.D. Shipp, 1985. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 Sh64sr.
  • [Snaile] Walter, Alice Granbery. The Boush--Nimmo Chart in Lower Norfolk County & Princess Anne County, Va.: Snayle to Granbery, 1655-1904, and Some of the Occupants of Pembroke Manor. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1975. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File no. 1154.
  • [Stratton] McCurdy, Mary Burton Derrickson. "The English Origins and History of Henry Bagwell and Thomas Stratton of Early Eastern Shore Virginia," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 30, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1986):3-16. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 30 (1986).
  • [Sullivan] Wilcox, Eddie Ruth Pearson. Family History: Sullivan-Dorroh, Parker-Hannah-Lowe, Pearson-Gilliland, Elrod-Conwell- Fendley and Related Families. Dallas, Tex.: R. Wilcox, 1992. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 Su53w.
  • [Theobald] The Colonial Dames of America. Ancestral Records and Portraits, 2 vols. New York: The Grafton Press Publishers, 1910. Digitized by Internet Archive: Vol. I and Vol. II - both free.
  • [Thorowgood] "The Thorowgood Family of Princess Anne County, Virginia," Richmond Standard, 26 Nov. 1881.
  • [Thoroughgood] Crozier, William Armstrong. Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor, With Genealogical Notes of the Families. New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Thorowgood] The Colonial Dames of America. Ancestral Records and Portraits, 2 vols. New York: The Grafton Press Publishers, 1910. Digitized by Internet Archive: Vol. I and Vol. II - both free.
  • [Thorowgood] Walter, Alice Granbery. Adam Thorowgood (1603-1640) & His Descendants in Lower Norfolk & Princess Anne Counties, Virginia. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, [1970?]. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREES nos. 1824-1826.
  • [Thorowgood] Creecy, John Harvie. Thorowgood Family of Princess Anne County, Va., 1640-1816. Richmond, Va.: J.H. Creecy, 1971. FHL US/CAN Film 1033650 Item 3.
  • [Thorowgood] Creecy, John Harvie. Thorowgood Family of Princess Anne County, Virginia, 1971. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 763.
  • [Thorowgood] Francis, Phyllis W. "Some Lineal Descendants of Captain Adam Thorowgood (1602-1640) Lynnhaven Parish, Princess Anne County, Virginia," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 16, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1972):3-12; Vol. 16, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1972):119-123; Vol. 16, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1972):207-215; Vol. 16, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1972):286-291; Vol. 17, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1973):14-20; Vol. 17, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1973):129-134; Vol. 17, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1973):207-211. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 16 (1972) - v. 17 (1973).
  • [Thorowgood] Creecy, John Harvie. "Thorowgood Family of Princess Anne County, Virginia," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 17, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1973):277-287. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 17 (1973).
  • [Thorowgood] Francis, Phyllis W. "Inheritance of Land: Argall Thorowgood Branch 1635-1800," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 18, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1974):196-204; Vol. 18, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1974):271-279. Digital version at American Ancestors ($); FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 18 (1974).
  • [Thorowgood] Walter, Alice Granbery. Adam Thorowgood, 1603-1640, & His Descendants in Lower Norfolk & Princess Anne Counties, Va. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, [1980].
  • [Thoroughgood] Brayton, John Anderson. "The Ancestry of Mrs. Anne (Thoroughgood) Chandler-Fowke," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 48, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 2004):243-256. Digital version at American Ancestors ($).
  • [Tucker] Loeser, Rudolf. "Frances (Housden) (Tucker) Nelson and Some Relatives," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 40, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1996):55-66. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg.
  • [Walke] "Families of Lower Norfolk and Princess Anne Counties," The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 5, No. 2 (Oct. 1897):139-153. Digital version at JSTOR - free.
  • [Walke] Walke Family in Virginia: Based upon Data Obtained from Records in Lower Norfolk and Princess Anne Counties, Family Bibles, &c. Richmond, Va.: n.p., 1897. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 142.
  • [Walke] Walter, Alice Granbery. The Thomas Walke Family of Princess Anne County, Va. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 197-?. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File no. 1198.
  • [Watford] Coulliette, James Horace. The Watford Family: The Genealogical Record of the Descendants of Joseph Watford, Born ca. 1680 in Lower Norfolk County, Virginia. Chevy Chase, Md.: M.J. Phillips, 1986. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 W32c.
  • [White] White, James Bruce. "The White Family of Norfolk County, Virginia," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 42, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1998):29-43. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg.
  • [Wilder] High, Jessye Ann. Lucy Jane Wylder: Kith and Kin. 1976. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 W977a.
  • [Willoughby] Watson, Annah Walker Robinson. Some Notable Families of America. New York, 1898. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Willoughby] The Colonial Dames of America. Ancestral Records and Portraits, 2 vols. New York: The Grafton Press Publishers, 1910. Digitized by Internet Archive: Vol. I and Vol. II - both free.
  • [Willoughby] Kennedy, Mary Selden. Seldens of Virginia and Allied Families. New York: Frank Allaben Genealogical Co., c1911. Digital versions of Vol. 1 at Google Books; Internet Archive | Vol. 2 at FamilySearch Books Online;Internet Archive; FHL Book 929.273 Se48k.
  • [Willoughby] Dillon, Ruth Wilson Van Deusen and Marguerite Relyea Lewis. The Chinn Book. Cottonport, La.: Polyanthos, 1972. FHL Book 929.273 C441d.
  • [Willoughby] Walter, Alice Granbery. Captain Thomas Willoughby (1601-1657) of England, Barbados and Lower Norfolk County, Virginia [and] Some of His Descendants, 1601-1800. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, [1988?]. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 W684w.
  • [Willoughby] Hall, Newman Arnold. "Allerton of Virginia," The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 32, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1988):83-92; Vol. 32, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1988):171-178; Vol. 32, No. 4 (Oct.-Dec. 1988):287-296; Vol. 33, No. 1 (Jan.-Mar. 1989):13-18; Vol. 33, No. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1989):94-102; Vol. 33, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1989):175-180. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 32 (1988)-v. 33 (1989).
  • [Willoughby] Roberts, Gary Boyd. Ancestors of American Presidents. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009. FHL Book 973 D2r 2009; online bookstore.
  • [Woodard] Woodard, Randle C., Audie W. Woodard, and Austin M. Woodard. A History of the Woodards: The Story of Our Heritage, Earliest Times to the Present. Inola, Okla.: Evans Publications, Inc., 1990. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 W85wd.
  • [Woodhouse] James, Edward W. "Horatio Woodhouse," The William and Mary Quarterly, Vol. 5, No. 1 (Jul. 1896):41-44. Digital version at JSTOR - free.
  • [Woodhouse] Crozier, William Armstrong. Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor, With Genealogical Notes of the Families. New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Woodhouse] Walter, Alice Granbery. Woodhouse: The English Lines from the Chart Prepared by Milton Drexel Rutherford, (with the Exception of Mr. Rutherford's Direct Line); the Bermuda & American Lines. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1983. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File PEDIGREES nos. 1199-1201.
  • [Workman] Dorman, John Frederick. Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia, 1607-1624/5. 3 vols. Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004-2007. Volume 2. FHL Book 975.5 H2j v. 2.
  • [Yate] Walter, Alice Granbery. Herbert in England & Virginia, 1399-1900s. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1977. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 H415w.
  • [Yates] Walter, Alice Granbery. Yates Family in England, British West Indies & Lower Norfolk County, Virginia, 1656-1700s. Virginia Beach, Va.: A.G. Walter, 1977. FHL US/CAN Pedigree File, PEDIGREE no. 1205.
  • [Yeardley] Crozier, William Armstrong. Virginia Heraldica: Being a Registry of Virginia Gentry Entitled to Coat Armor, With Genealogical Notes of the Families. New York: The Genealogical Association, 1908. Digital version at Internet Archive - free.
  • [Yeardley] Thurtle, Robert Glenn, ed. Register. Hereditary Order of Descendants of Colonial Governors. Ann Arbor, Mich., 1980. 2002 reprint: FHL Book 973 D2th.

Immigration

Headright grants identify many Lower Norfolk County, Virginia immigrants who arrived before 1720.[1] The Virginia Immigration article provides tips about using this source.

Additional resources include:

  • Lea, J. Henry. "Certificates of Head Rights in the County Court of Lower Norfolk, Virginia," [1630s-1650s] The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 47 (1893):60-71. Digital versions at Google Books, Internet Archive, and New England Ancestors ($). [Includes extensive notes further identifying persons who appear in these records.]

Land

Land Grants and Patents

  • Lea, J. Henry. "Certificates of Head Rights in the County Court of Lower Norfolk, Virginia," [1630s-1650s] The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 47 (1893):60-71. Digital versions at Google Books, Internet Archive, and New England Ancestors ($). [Includes extensive notes further identifying persons who appear in these records.]

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Occupations

Philip Alexander Bruce's book Economic History of Virginia in the Seventeenth Century (Vol. II, 1896, p. 334 footnote 1) includes a list of early English merchants in Lower Norfolk County.

Periodicals

The Lower Norfolk County, Virginia Antiquary (1899-1905) includes many items of interest to genealogists. All five volumes are available online for free:

Probate

London Courts
  • Will of Joseph Thorowgood, Merchant, of London, England, dated 11 October 1683, proved 19 January 1684, Prerogative Court of Canterbury, Cann, 12. Abstract published in The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 43 (1889):154. Digital versions at Google Books, Internet Archive, and New England Ancestors ($). [Includes material relating to the Thorowgood family of Lower Norfolk County.]
  • Will of Henry Woodhouse, of Linhaven [Lynnhaven] Parish, Lower Norfolk County, Virginia, dated 29 January 1686, proved 24 July 1688, Prerogative Court of Canterbury, Exton, 102. Abstract published in The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 38 (1884):67. Digital versions at Google Books, Internet Archive, and New England Ancestors ($).

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. John Frederick Dorman, "Review of Cavaliers and Pioneers," in The Virginia Genealogist, Vol. 24, No. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1980):221. Digital version at American Ancestors ($). FHL Book 975.5 B2vg v. 24 (1980)

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