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Contents

County Courthouse

 

History

 


Parent County

1772--Dunmore County was created in 1772 from Frederick County.
County seat:

Boundary Changes

1778--Renamed Shanando (now Shenandoah) County in 1778

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Family Histories

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]

Bibliography

  • [Plumlee] Houp, J. Randall. The Descendants of Isaac & Margaret (Bradshaw) Plumlee, White County, Tennessee. Alma, Ark.: J. Randall Houp, 1991. FHL FAM HIST Book 929.273 P735h.

Immigration

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Military

Revolutionary War

Regiments. Service men in Dunmore County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Dunmore County supplied soldiers for the:

- 8th Virginia Regiment
- 12th Virginia Regiment (7th Company)[1]

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. E.M. Sanchez-Saavedra, A Guide to Virginia Military Organizations in the American Revolution, 1774-1787 (Richmond, Va.: Virginia State Library, 1978), 67-68. FHL Book 975.5 M2s.

 

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