Highland County, Virginia Genealogy

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{{DNA}}DNA has been collected from men claiming descent from the following Highland County, Virginia residents. FamilySearch has not independently verified their lineages.  
 
{{DNA}}DNA has been collected from men claiming descent from the following Highland County, Virginia residents. FamilySearch has not independently verified their lineages.  
  
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=== Highland County, Virginia Genealogy General Resources ===
 
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As of November 2010, a query for [http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=Search&includedb=&lang=en&ti=&surname=&stype=Exact&given=&bplace=Highland+Virginia&byear=&brange=0&dplace=&dyear=&drange=0&mplace=&myear=&mrange=0&father=&mother=&spouse=&skipdb=&period=All&submit.x=Search individuals born in Highland, Virginia] at ''[[World Connect|World Connect]]'', results in more than 12,000 entries.  
 
As of November 2010, a query for [http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=Search&includedb=&lang=en&ti=&surname=&stype=Exact&given=&bplace=Highland+Virginia&byear=&brange=0&dplace=&dyear=&drange=0&mplace=&myear=&mrange=0&father=&mother=&spouse=&skipdb=&period=All&submit.x=Search individuals born in Highland, Virginia] at ''[[World Connect|World Connect]]'', results in more than 12,000 entries.  
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Compiled genealogies that treat multiple Highland County families include:  
 
Compiled genealogies that treat multiple Highland County families include:  
  
=== Bibliography<br> ===
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=== Highland 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:  
 
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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*Identify publications, to quote [[Elizabeth Shown Mills|Elizabeth Shown Mills]], about an ancestor's "FAN Club" ['''F'''riends, '''A'''ssociates, and '''N'''eighbors]
 
*Identify publications, to quote [[Elizabeth Shown Mills|Elizabeth Shown Mills]], about an ancestor's "FAN Club" ['''F'''riends, '''A'''ssociates, and '''N'''eighbors]
  
*'''[Arbogast]''' ''Arbogast: Family Genealogy.'' Records, Clark County Genealogical Society, Marshall, Ill. {{FHL|29690|item}} 1305153 Item 6  
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*'''[Arbogast]''' ''Arbogast: Family Genealogy.'' Records, Clark County Genealogical Society, Marshall, Ill. {{FHL|29690|item|disp=FHL Film 1305153 Item 6}}.
*'''[Bodkin]''' Botkin, Gerald N. and Paul W. Botkin. ''Botkin Family in America.'' Typescript, 1972. {{FHL|359526|item}} 982106 Item 5  
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*'''[Bodkin]''' Botkin, Gerald N. and Paul W. Botkin. ''Botkin Family in America.'' Typescript, 1972. {{FHL|359526|item|disp=FHL Film 982106 Item 5}}.
*'''[Calhoun]''' Calhoun, Garry L. ''Calhoun.'' Typescript. {{FHL|101496|item}} 1206299 Item 13  
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*'''[Calhoun]''' Calhoun, Garry L. ''Calhoun.'' Typescript. {{FHL|101496|item|disp=FHL Film 1206299 Item 13}}.
*'''[Douglas]''' Swiger, Elizabeth Davis, Edward E. Morton and Ronald V. Hardway. ''History and Family Record of the Morton Family of Webster County, West Virginia: The Continuing Story.'' Grafton, W. Va.: Mountain Heritage Genealogy Society, 1984. {{FHL|518391|item}} 929.273 M846s  
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*'''[Douglas]''' Swiger, Elizabeth Davis, Edward E. Morton and Ronald V. Hardway. ''History and Family Record of the Morton Family of Webster County, West Virginia: The Continuing Story.'' Grafton, W. Va.: Mountain Heritage Genealogy Society, 1984. {{FHL|518391|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 M846s}}.
*'''[Givens]''' Parr, Perry Louis. ''Givens Family Genealogy.'' MSS., {{FHL|454976|item}} 982306
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*'''[Givens]''' Parr, Perry Louis. ''Givens Family Genealogy.'' MSS., {{FHL|454976|item|disp=FHL Film 982306}}.
 
*'''[Holl]''' ''See Hull.''  
 
*'''[Holl]''' ''See Hull.''  
*'''[Hull]''' Hull, Eugene F. ''Three Hull Brothers.'' n.p.: E.F. Hull, 1986. {{FHL|526688|item}} 929.273 H877he  
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*'''[Hull]''' Hull, Eugene F. ''Three Hull Brothers.'' n.p.: E.F. Hull, 1986. {{FHL|526688|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 H877he}}.
*'''[Morton]''' Morton, Edward E. ''Family Record and History of the Morton Family: of Webster County, West Virginia.'' [Fairmont, W. Va.]: E.D. Swiger, 1960. {{FHL|547240|item}} 929.273 A1 no. 1507  
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*'''[Morton]''' Morton, Edward E. ''Family Record and History of the Morton Family: of Webster County, West Virginia.'' [Fairmont, W. Va.]: E.D. Swiger, 1960. {{FHL|547240|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 A1 no. 1507}}.
*'''[Morton]''' Swiger, Elizabeth Davis, Edward E. Morton and Ronald V. Hardway. ''History and Family Record of the Morton Family of Webster County, West Virginia: The Continuing Story.'' Grafton, W. Va.: Mountain Heritage Genealogy Society, 1984. {{FHL|518391|item}} 929.273 M846s  
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*'''[Morton]''' Swiger, Elizabeth Davis, Edward E. Morton and Ronald V. Hardway. ''History and Family Record of the Morton Family of Webster County, West Virginia: The Continuing Story.'' Grafton, W. Va.: Mountain Heritage Genealogy Society, 1984. {{FHL|518391|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 M846s}}.
*'''[Morton]''' Swiger, Elizabeth Davis and Edward E. Morton. ''History of the Morton Family of Webster County, West Virginia, Supplement Three.'' Fairmount, W. Va.: E.D. Swiger, 1988. {{FHL|476109|item}} 929.273 M846s supp. 3  
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*'''[Morton]''' Swiger, Elizabeth Davis and Edward E. Morton. ''History of the Morton Family of Webster County, West Virginia, Supplement Three.'' Fairmount, W. Va.: E.D. Swiger, 1988. {{FHL|476109|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 M846s supp. 3}}.
*'''[Slavin]''' Slaven, F.L. ''The Descendents of John Slaven from Tyrone County, Ireland and Elizabeth Stuart from Scotland.'' New Orleans, La.: F.L. Slaven, 196-?. {{FHL|188021|item}} 1307569 Item 2  
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*'''[Slavin]''' Slaven, F.L. ''The Descendents of John Slaven from Tyrone County, Ireland and Elizabeth Stuart from Scotland.'' New Orleans, La.: F.L. Slaven, 196-?. {{FHL|188021|item|disp=FHL Film 1307569 Item 2}}.
*'''[Slavin]''' Slavens, Thomas H. ''The Descendants of John Slavin from County Tyrone, Ireland.'' Typescript, National Library of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Washington, D.C. {{FHL|296849|item}} 875379 Item 6  
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*'''[Slavin]''' Slavens, Thomas H. ''The Descendants of John Slavin from County Tyrone, Ireland.'' Typescript, National Library of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Washington, D.C. {{FHL|296849|item|disp=FHL Film 875379 Item 6}}.
*'''[Slavin]''' ''Slavens-Slaven-Slavin and Allied Families, ca. 1723-1941.'' MSS., Family Records Collection, Barrett Memorial Library, Petersburg, Ind.: Slav. {{FHL|536336|item}} 1451835 Item 1  
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*'''[Slavin]''' ''Slavens-Slaven-Slavin and Allied Families, ca. 1723-1941.'' MSS., Family Records Collection, Barrett Memorial Library, Petersburg, Ind.: Slav. {{FHL|536336|item|disp=FHL Film 1451835 Item 1}}.
*'''[Stephenson]''' Hammond, Howard Revercomb and Milton Rubincam. ''Revercomb Family Papers.'' 1969. {{FHL|107360|item}} 929.273 R323r; digital version at [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/u?/FH33,102982 Family History Archives.]
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*'''[Stephenson]''' Hammond, Howard Revercomb and Milton Rubincam. ''Revercomb Family Papers.'' 1969. Digital version at {{FSbook|95116}} - free; {{FHL|107360|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 R323r}}.  
*'''[Weybright]''' Weybright, Jessie P. ''Genealogy of Martin Weybrecht, Bavaria 1689 - Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, 1732: Weybright, Waybright, also Martin Weybright, Highland County, Virginia, 1800.'' Microfilmed 1977. {{FHL|16941|item}} 1036852 Item 4  
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*'''[Weybright]''' Weybright, Jessie P. ''Genealogy of Martin Weybrecht, Bavaria 1689 - Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, 1732: Weybright, Waybright, also Martin Weybright, Highland County, Virginia, 1800.'' Microfilmed 1977. {{FHL|16941|item|disp=FHL Film 1036852 Item 4}}.
*'''[Wimer]''' Hinkle, Don Philip. Weimer Genealogical Center (Albuquerque, N.M.). ''The Wimer Family #189.'' 2 vols. Albuquerque, N.M.: Weimer Genealogical Center, 1992. {{FHL|618705|item}} 2055537 Items 1-2  
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*'''[Wimer]''' Hinkle, Don Philip. Weimer Genealogical Center (Albuquerque, N.M.). ''The Wimer Family #189.'' 2 vols. Albuquerque, N.M.: Weimer Genealogical Center, 1992. {{FHL|618705|item|disp=FHL Film 2055537 Items 1-2}}.
*'''[Zigenfuss]''' Zickefoose, Larry C., Clayton H. Sigerfoos, and W.J. Sickafus. ''From Zigenfuss to Zickefoose, 1739-1990.'' Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 1990. {{FHL|527667|item}} 929.273 Z61z
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*'''[Zigenfuss]''' Zickefoose, Larry C., Clayton H. Sigerfoos, and W.J. Sickafus. ''From Zigenfuss to Zickefoose, 1739-1990.'' Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 1990. Digital version at {{FSbook|985173}} - free; {{FHL|527667|item|disp=FHL Book 929.273 Z61z}}.
  
 
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DNA has been collected from men claiming descent from the following Highland County, Virginia residents. FamilySearch has not independently verified their lineages.

Highland County, Virginia Genealogy General Resources

As of November 2010, a query for individuals born in Highland, Virginia at World Connect, results in more than 12,000 entries.

Highland County, Virginia Surnames (courtesy: Linkpendium) contains links to more than 0 online resources about this county's families, including compiled genealogies.

Compiled genealogies that treat multiple Highland County families include:

Highland 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]
  • [Arbogast] Arbogast: Family Genealogy. Records, Clark County Genealogical Society, Marshall, Ill. FHL Film 1305153 Item 6.
  • [Bodkin] Botkin, Gerald N. and Paul W. Botkin. Botkin Family in America. Typescript, 1972. FHL Film 982106 Item 5.
  • [Calhoun] Calhoun, Garry L. Calhoun. Typescript. FHL Film 1206299 Item 13.
  • [Douglas] Swiger, Elizabeth Davis, Edward E. Morton and Ronald V. Hardway. History and Family Record of the Morton Family of Webster County, West Virginia: The Continuing Story. Grafton, W. Va.: Mountain Heritage Genealogy Society, 1984. FHL Book 929.273 M846s.
  • [Givens] Parr, Perry Louis. Givens Family Genealogy. MSS., FHL Film 982306.
  • [Holl] See Hull.
  • [Hull] Hull, Eugene F. Three Hull Brothers. n.p.: E.F. Hull, 1986. FHL Book 929.273 H877he.
  • [Morton] Morton, Edward E. Family Record and History of the Morton Family: of Webster County, West Virginia. [Fairmont, W. Va.]: E.D. Swiger, 1960. FHL Book 929.273 A1 no. 1507.
  • [Morton] Swiger, Elizabeth Davis, Edward E. Morton and Ronald V. Hardway. History and Family Record of the Morton Family of Webster County, West Virginia: The Continuing Story. Grafton, W. Va.: Mountain Heritage Genealogy Society, 1984. FHL Book 929.273 M846s.
  • [Morton] Swiger, Elizabeth Davis and Edward E. Morton. History of the Morton Family of Webster County, West Virginia, Supplement Three. Fairmount, W. Va.: E.D. Swiger, 1988. FHL Book 929.273 M846s supp. 3.
  • [Slavin] Slaven, F.L. The Descendents of John Slaven from Tyrone County, Ireland and Elizabeth Stuart from Scotland. New Orleans, La.: F.L. Slaven, 196-?. FHL Film 1307569 Item 2.
  • [Slavin] Slavens, Thomas H. The Descendants of John Slavin from County Tyrone, Ireland. Typescript, National Library of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Washington, D.C. FHL Film 875379 Item 6.
  • [Slavin] Slavens-Slaven-Slavin and Allied Families, ca. 1723-1941. MSS., Family Records Collection, Barrett Memorial Library, Petersburg, Ind.: Slav. FHL Film 1451835 Item 1.
  • [Stephenson] Hammond, Howard Revercomb and Milton Rubincam. Revercomb Family Papers. 1969. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 R323r.
  • [Weybright] Weybright, Jessie P. Genealogy of Martin Weybrecht, Bavaria 1689 - Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, 1732: Weybright, Waybright, also Martin Weybright, Highland County, Virginia, 1800. Microfilmed 1977. FHL Film 1036852 Item 4.
  • [Wimer] Hinkle, Don Philip. Weimer Genealogical Center (Albuquerque, N.M.). The Wimer Family #189. 2 vols. Albuquerque, N.M.: Weimer Genealogical Center, 1992. FHL Film 2055537 Items 1-2.
  • [Zigenfuss] Zickefoose, Larry C., Clayton H. Sigerfoos, and W.J. Sickafus. From Zigenfuss to Zickefoose, 1739-1990. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 1990. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free; FHL Book 929.273 Z61z.

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