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Has anyone studied my Arlington County, Virginia Genealogy before?

More than a few family history books and articles have been published about Arlington County's families.

Main article: Arlington County, Virginia


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DNA has been collected from men claiming descent from the following Arlington County, Virginia residents. FamilySearch has not independently verified their lineages.


As of November 2010, a query for individuals born in Arlington, Virginia at World Connect, results in more than 4,500 entries.

Arlington County, Virginia Surnames (courtesy: Linkpendium) contains links to more than 50 online resources about this county's families, including compiled genealogies.

Compiled genealogies that treat multiple Arlington County families include:

  • Heinegg, Paul. Free African Americans of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland and Delaware. 2005-present. - free online book. Cole, Ennis, Fletcher, Handless, Lucas, McIntosh, Nichols, Shorter, Thomas, Valentine, Webster families of pre-1820 Arlington County, Virginia.



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]
  • [Duncan] Dobson, Mary Ann Duncan. Duncan Research Files of Mary Ann (Duncan) Dobson. MSS. 1975-1999. FHL Film 795592 Item 5 Includes Arlington County and Alexandria families.



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