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Main article: Rockingham 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]

General

As of November 2010, a query for individuals born in Rockingham, Virginia at World Connect, results in more than 170,000 entries.

The Katherine Bushman Papers, 1961-1997 at the Library of Virginia include files about Rockingham County families.

Rockingham County, Virginia Surnames (courtesy: Linkpendium) contains links to more than 450 online resources about this county's families, including compiled genealogies.

Compiled genealogies that treat multiple Rockingham County families include:

  • Arrington, Mary Marie Koontz. Mountain Valley People: A Historical Sketch of a Section of Rockingham County, Virginia, and It's People. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 1982. FHL Fiche 6049051 (9 fiche).
  • Brock, Robert L. 47 Pioneer Families of Rockingham County, Virginia Who Migrated through Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois to Missouri. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 1997. FHL Collection 975.5922 D2b
  • Hodges, Elisabeth Wilson. They Came to Rockingham. Lynchburg, Va.: Warwick House Publishers, 2004. FHL Book 929.273 W691he. Includes Bagenal, Berchtoll, Coakley, Colclough, Curry, Driver, Gaines, Games, Kiracofe, Long, Studebaker, Vaughan, Waddle and related families.
  • Kline, Agnes. Stone Houses on Linville Creek and Their Communities, Rockingham County, Virginia. Harrisonburg, Va., 1971. Discusses the Kauffman, Trent, Kline, Branner, Rife, Bowman, and Sites families.
  • Spencer, Paula Underwood. Paula Underwood Spencer Papers. MSS. Library of Virginia. Microfilmed 2001: FHL Films 1426442-1426446. Papers consisting of genealogical research on the following families: Elmore, Johnson, Kerns, Skidmore, Cutler, Sutton, Saunders, Lindley, Fansler, Crews, Underwood, Beem, Beemer, Phares, Ellyson and Coons, including those lines which settled in Augusta, Henrico and Rockingham Counties in Virginia and in California, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
  • Wayland, John Walter. Virginia Valley Records: Genealogical and Historical Materials of Rockingham County, Virginia, and Related Regions (with Map). Strasburg, Va.: Shenandoah Publishing House, 1930. FHL Collection 485954 Item 3 and FHL Collection 975.5 H2wa 1978; digital version at Ancestry ($); and World Vital Records Original, and Reprint ($). Includes sketches of many families from the area.
  • Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. Brocks Gap Families. 2 vols. Dayton, Va.?: Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society?, 1991-1992. FHL Books 975.5922 D2y v. 1-v. 2. Contents: v. 1. Bible, Cherryholmes, Freed, Heavner, and Aubrey families -- v. 2. Fink and Sonifrank families.
  • Yankey, Lewis H., Patricia T. Ritchie, and Lonzo Dove. Brocks Gap Miscellaneous Records: Including Notes on These Families: "Hessian John" Baker, Michael Baker, Caplinger, Custer, Dove, Halterman, Hupp, Lair, Lantz, May, Ritchie, Secrist, Siever, Souder, Whetzel, West, and Others... Dayton, Va.?: Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society?, 1992. FHL Book 975.5922 D2ya

Bibliography

  • [Albright] Ritchie, Patricia T. The Albrite--Albright Family in Shenandoah and Rockingham Counties, Virginia, and in Hardy County, West Virginia. Winchester, Va.: P.T. Ritchie, 1991. FHL Book 929.273 AL15r.
  • [Alderson] Alderson, George. The Aldersons in America. 1865. FHL Large Q Book 929.273 AL23ag (Book Storage 0004896).
  • [Aubrey] See Brocks Gap Families (1991-1992) in General section.
  • [Baker] Bonebrake, Marie Rizek. Baker: Some Descendants of Michael Baker of Rockingham County, Virginia. 2 vols. [Tucson, Ariz.]: M. Bonebrake, 1982. FHL Collection 929.273 B171bo
  • [Bare] Bibler, Cher and Connie Baer Petersen. The Baer Newsletter. 12 vols. 1978-1989. FHL Book 929.27305 B145b.
  • [Barlow] Rutherford, Dolores Crumrine. Abstracts of Virginia Families: Vol. 1. MSS. Microfilmed 1990: FHL Film 1597677 Item 12

[Beal] Bounds, Eleanor Poe. Biehl/Beal--Kuefer Descendants. Effingham, Ill.: E.P. Bounds, 1997. FHL Book 929.273 B362be.

  • [Beaver] Harvey, Ethel Mae Beaver, Eugenia Catherine Beaver Vaughan, and Carol Annette Beaver. The Family and Descendants of Mathias Beaver (b.1786) of Germany and Mary Cofman (b.1793) of Virginia. Quinter, Kan.: E.M.B. Harvey & E.C.B. Vaughan, 1981. FHL Book 929.273 B386h.
  • [Beery] Wenger, Joseph H. History of the Descendants of Nicholas Beery, Born in 1707, Emigrated from Switzerland to Pennsylvania in 1727: and a Complete Genealogical Family Register with Biographies of Many of His Descendants, from the Earliest Available Records to the Present Time, Dates in Three Centuries. South English, Iowa: J.H. Wenger, 1911. Digital version at Family History Archives; FHL Film 1321089 Item 6.
  • [Beery] Ricketts, Clara, Ruth Manson Kerns Voorheis, and Florence Blackford. The Nicholas Berry Family Record. 1949, MSS., National Library, D.A.R. Microfilmed 1971: FHL Film 877507 Item 3.
  • [Beery] Rhodes, Raymond Coolidge. Block from Whence the Chip Came, or, My Ancestry and Possibly Some of Yours! Blacksburg, Va.: R.C. Rhodes, 1962. FHL Film 896609 Item 2.
  • [Bible] See Brocks Gap Families (1991-1992) in General section.
  • [Bible] Odle, Paul L. The Bible Story: Descendants of Anton Biebel, 1611-1999. Yukon, Okla.: P.L. Odle, 1999. FHL Book 929.273 B471o.
  • [Bible] Chadwick, Naomi Clark. The Bible Family. Round Rock, Texas: N.C. Chadwick, 2002. FHL Book 929.273 B471c.
  • [Biby] Lanning, Edith Conant. Descendants of Jonathan P. Biby (1815-1903) and Catherine Kile Chandler (1847-1898) of Doe Hill, Virginia. Ocala, Fla.: E.C. Lanning, 1997. FHL Book 929.273 B471Le.
  • [Blain] Carter, Glenn Dale. Blain Genealogy: Including Allied Families of Miller, Turner, Patton, Stewart, Barnes, Noland, Carter and Romberg. Typescript. Microfilmed 1971: FHL Film 824285 Item 8.
  • [Blizzard] Wilkin, Alleen Clark. Blizzard and Related Families. 1980. FHL Book 929.273 A1 no. 2804.
  • [Bloss] Savage, Earl Roland and Richard Perry Bloss. The Descendants of Georg Conrad Bloss, 1728-1774. Richmond, Va.: CrossKeys, 1997. FHL Book 929.273 B623se.
  • [Bowman] Bowman, Anna Mae Harman. George Bowman and His Descendants. 1970? FHL Film 1011851 Item 4.
  • [Bowman] Mason, Floyd R. and Kathryn Mason. Eld. Jacob Bowman Sr. Family Record of Maryland and Virginia. Bridgewater, Va.: F.R. and K.G. Mason, 2000. FHL Book 929.273 B684mf.
  • [Braun] West, Klaus and Joseph H. Meyerhoeffer. Shenandoah Valley Family Data, 1799-1813, From the Memorandum Book of Pastor Johannes Braun. Edinburg, Va.: Shenandoah History Publishers, 1978. FHL Book 975.5 K2bjo.
  • [Breeden] Braden, Karl W. The Braden, Breeden, and Breeding Families of Old Virginia (Augusta, Madison, Page, and Rockingham Counties). Winston-Salem, N.C.: K.W. Braden, 1988. FHL Collection 929.273 B727br
  • [Breneman] Breneman, Charles David. A History of the Descendants of Abraham Breneman Born in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, December 3, 1744, and Settled Near Edom, Rockingham County, Virginia, in 1770, or Soon After, and a Complete Genealogical Register with Biographies of Many of His Descendants from the Earliest Available Records to the Present Time, Giving Dates in Three Centuries. Elida, Ohio: C.D. Breneman, 1939. FHL Collection 929.273 B75b
  • [Brenneman] Harness, Helen Ummel. Brenneman -- Keagy Roots and Branches: The Family History of Daniel Brenneman (1834-1919) and Susannah Keagy (1839-1908): Their Ancestors and Descendants, Including Surnames Beery, Burkholder, Funk, Huber, Gochenauer, Good, Miller, Schenk, Steiner and Many Others. Morgantown, Pa.: Masthof Press, 2001. FHL Book 929.273 B751h.

[Brumfield] Lacey, Ruth Bradford. Hedges-Brunfield-Eveland Genealogy. Casey, Ill.: R.B. Lacey, 1977. FHL Book 929.273 H358L.

  • [Burnside] Clark, Bertha Lewis and Margaret Byrnside Ballard. Burnside Family of Scotland and America, Augusta, Rockingham, Greenbrier, Pocahontas, Virginia and West Virginia, and Other Sections. Typescript, 1960. FHL Collection 1017645 Item 10
  • [Burnside] Clark, Bertha Lewis and Otis Young. The Burnside - Byrnside Family of Augusta and Rockingham Counties, Virginia, Monroe and Pocohontas Counties, West Virginia. Typescript, microfilmed 1971. FHL Collection 872860 Item 4
  • [Byerly] Byerly, John F. The Byerly Family of the Valley of Virginia. Richmond, Va.: J.F. Byerly, 1994. FHL Book 929.273 B991bj.
  • [Byrd] Harton, Marilyn K., Harold K. Byrd and Carol J. McKenzie Byrd. Byrds and Sonners of Shenandoah Valley, Virginia and Their Migrations to Wells County, Indiana. Worthington, Ohio: M.K.B. Harton, 1983. FHL Collection 929.273 B996h
  • [Caplinger] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Caplinger - Keplinger Family of the Valley of Virginia. Criders, Va.: L.H. Yankey, 1990. FHL Book 929.273 C172y.
  • [Cherryholmes] See Brocks Gap Families (1991-1992) in General section.
  • [City] Rutherford, Dolores Crumrine. Abstracts of Virginia Families: Vol. 1. MSS. Microfilmed 1990: FHL Film 1597677 Item 12
  • [Crider] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Crider Family of Rockingham County, Virginia with Information on Early Crider Families in Pennsylvania and Virginia. Criders, Va.: [L.H. Yankey], 1990. FHL Collection 929.273 C867y
  • [Crim] See, Hazel Tidler. Crim (Krim), Ancestors of Rockingham and Shenandoah Counties, Virginia Cauldwell, Henton, Yarnall, Baker, Maris, Worrilow, Perkes, Miller, and Others of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries. Winchester, Va.: H.T. See, 1989. FHL Collection 929.273 C868s
  • [Crist] Rich, Beverly Crist. The Crist Family from "The Oaks" Timberville, Rockingham County, Virginia. Port Townsend, Wash.: B.C. Rich, 1979, 1983. FHL Collection 929.273 C868rb
  • [Curry] Curry, James A. From Corner to Corner with John Curry, Sr. Seattle, Wash.: J.A. Curry, 1985. FHL Book 929.273 C937c.
  • [Custer] Ritchie, Patricia T. and Norma T. Lee. The Berryman Custer and Mary Shoemaker Custer Family. n.d. FHL Book 929.273 C967r.
  • [Derrow] Derrow, L. William. "Levy and Ann (Wye) Derrow of Rockingham County, Virginia and Some Descendants," National Genealogical Society Quarterly, Vol. 77 (1989):277-294.
  • [Detrick] See Miller.
  • [Dofflemyer] Finter, RoseMari Dunham. The Search for Daniel. 2005. FHL Book 929.273 D676f.
  • [Dove] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Dove Family of Rockingham County, Virginia. Criders, Va.: [L.H. Yankey], 1991. FHL Collection 929.273 D751y; digital version at Family History Archives.
  • [Dovel] Dovel, George L. The Dovel Clan. Bridgewater, Va.: G.L. Dovel, 1977. FHL Book 929.273 D751dg
  • [Driver] Fisher, Clerice Joy Zehrbach. The Posterity of Jacob and Mary (Funk) Driver, 1800-1996 Born in Rockingham County, Virginia, They Moved Their Family to Allen County, Ohio, in 1852. Richland, Wash.: C.J.Z. Fisher, 1996. FHL Collection 929.273 D833f
  • [Duncan] Dobson, Mary Ann Duncan. Duncan Research Files of Mary Ann (Duncan) Dobson. MSS. 1975-1999. FHL Film 795593 Item 2 Includes Rockingham County Duncans.
  • [Ergebrecht] Ergenbright, Harold B. and Eva Goddard Knapp. Roots & Shoots, Genealogical Research. St. Petersburg, Fla.: H.B. Ergenbright, 1975. FHL Book 929.273 Er38eh.
  • [Evers] May, Gregory Evers. The Descendants of David Evers.Typescript, 1964. FHL Fiche 6018570.

[Ewing] Ewing, Milam Myrl. Edley Ewing, the Texas Pioneer, and His Descendants: Dr. William Ewing and Frances Murden Tarver of Carrollton County, Mississippi; Wilson Edley Ewing and Hannah Despain of Hopkins County, Texas; Amanda Melvina Ewing and Jonas Judd Hail of San Augustine County, Texas; Mary Amanda Ewing and Hiram Aliff Willson of Tyler County, Texas. Tulsa, Okla.: M.M. Ewing, 1976. FHL Book 929.273 Ew54b.

  • [Ewing] Ewing, Laura Elizabeth Dingle. Our Ewing Family. n.p.: Lamar University Spindletop Museum, c1978. FHL Book 929.273 Ew53c.
  • [Fawley] Ritchie, Patricia T. The Family of Jacob Fawley, 1802-1880, of the Brocks Gap Area, Rockingham County, Virginia. Winchester, Va.: P.T. Ritchie, 1989. FHL Collection 929.273 F287r
  • [Fink] See Brocks Gap Families (1991-1992) in General section.
  • [Franks] Glovier, David Franklin. The Franks: A Genealogy of the Franks Who were Among the Early Settlers of Rockingham County, Virginia, and Their Descendents. n.p.: D.F. Glovier, 196-?. FHL Collection 929.273 F851g
  • [Freed] See Brocks Gap Families (1991-1992) in General section.
  • [Fridley] Fridley, Richard Charles. Fridley Family Records. Typescript, 1968. FHL Film 1017046 Item 9.
  • [Fudge] Clark, Bertha Lewis. The Fudge Family of Rockingham County, Virginia and Alleghany Co., Virginia, Monroe Co., West Virginia. Typescript, National Library, DAR, 1939. FHL Collection 873159 Item 1
  • [Fudge] Wright, Harriet F. and William Gillespie Hunter. The Fudge Family Heritage. Richmond, Ind., 1960. FHL Film 1036739 Item 4.
  • [Fudge] Monroe, Patricia A. Roberts. The Fudges of Madison Co., Iowa, Kentucky and Virginia: With Collateral Lines of Mann, Eskew, Young, Coffey, Blair, and Others. Trinity, Fla.: Monroe's Heritage Pub., 2001. FHL Book 929.273 F951mp.
  • [Fulk] Ritchie, Patricia T. The Charles Fulk & Sarah Custer Fulk Family: Descendants of John Fulk of Brocks Gap. Winchester, Va.: P.T. Ritchie, 1993. FHL Book 929.273 F957r.
  • [Funk] Hammond, G.P. and E.E. Hammond. Ancestor of Mrs. Gene P. Hammond, Col. William Byrd Chapter: A Brief History of Bisho Henry Funk's Life in America. Transcript, 1966. Copy: FHL Film 1036817 Item 11.
  • [Gaines] Hannum, Barbara Woolery. History and Genealogy of the Gaines Family from Rockingham County, Virginia to Montgomery County, Ohio. [Miamisburg, Ohio]: B.W. Hannum, 2006. Digital version at Family History Archives.
  • [Gall] Newcomer, Olive Gall. The Gall and Williams' Genealogy. 1953. FHL Book 929.273 G135n.
  • [Geil] Wenger, Joseph H. History of the Descendants of J. Conrad Geil and His Son Jacob Geil: Emigrated from Wüttemberg, Germany, to America in 1754, and with a Complete Genealogical Family Register and Biographies of Many of Their Descendants, from the Earliest Available Records to the Present Time; Dates in Three Centuries. Elgin, Ill.: J.H. Wenger, 1914. Digital version at Family History Archives; FHL Book 929.273 G276w.

[Giger] Cobb, Arthur R. The Descendants of Samuel and Julia Frances Giger. Jefferson, Iowa: Earl Robison, 1940. FHL Film 1024701 Item 12.

  • [Givens] May, Wyatt E. The James and Martha Givens Family in Monroe County, Indiana: Our Illinois Cousins. Indianapolis, Ind.: W.E. May, 1982. FHL Book 929.273 G449m.
  • [Good] Hooten, Una Good. A Family History. Typescript, Clayton Library, Houston, Texas. Microfilmed 1983: FHL Film 1318059 Item 7.
  • [Good] Good, William Algernon. Shadowed by the Massanutten: A History of Life Along Smith Creek, the Good Family Genealogy, and Civil War Notes. Broadway, Va.: W.A. Good, 1992. FHL Collection 975.59 H2g.
  • [Gray] Langhorne, Orra and Charles E. Wynes. Southern Sketches from Virginia 1881-1901. Charlottesville, Va.: University Press of Virginia, 1964. FHL Book 975.5 H2La.
  • [Hank] Loveless, Richard William. Potpourri, I-III: (French: The Writings of a Miscellanarian). 3 vols. Salt Lake City, Utah: Historical Publications, 1972-1974. FHL Books 929.273 P871Lp v.1-v. 3.
  • [Hardesty] Henry Hardesty Family Record [1774-1893]. Typescript. Created before 1953. FHL Film 317316 Item 2.
  • [Harrison] Boogher, William F. Gleanings of Virginia History: An Historical and Genealogical Collection, Largely from Original Sources. Washington: n.p., 1903. FHL Collection; digital version at Google Books. [Includes a chapter titled "Harrison Family of Augusta and Rockingham Counties, Virginia," see pp.373-379.]
  • [Harrison] Harrison, John M. Harrisons of Rickingham County, Virginia: Georgia Branch. Typescript. Microfilmed 1964: FHL Film 394590 Item 12.
  • [Harrison] Harrison, John M. Harrisons of Rockingham County, Virginia: Georgia Branch. Typescript. Copy: FHL Film 394590 Item 12.
  • [Hauck] Loveless, Richard William. Potpourri, I-III: (French: The Writings of a Miscellanarian). 3 vols. Salt Lake City, Utah: Historical Publications, 1972-1974. FHL Books 929.273 P871Lp v.1-v. 3.
  • [Heatwole] Heatwole, D.A. Geschichte der Amerikanischen Familie Heatwole von der Landung des Ahnherrn des Geschlechtes an bis zur Gegenwärtigen Zeit. 1882. FHL Film 924838 Item 11.
  • [Heavner] See Brocks Gap Families (1991-1992) in General section.
  • [Hell] Dunn, Alvera Elaine Brookman. Jacob Hell/Clear and Margaret Davis Clear and Their Descendants: With an Introduction on Hell/Clear Ancestors. [Burke, Va.]: A.B. Dunn, 2005. Digital version at Family History Archives; FHL Collection.

[Henton] Henton, William Wallace (b. 1869). Henton History. 3 parts. 1940s. FHL Book 929.273 H398h.

  • [Henton] Edwards, Nell Henton. Genealogy of the Henton Family. Versailles, Ky., 1960.
  • [Hiney] Bailey, Samuel Wayne. Genealogy of a Bailey Family. Dayton, Ohio: S.W. Bailey, 1978. FHL Film 1425087 Item 14.
  • [Hoover] Hoover, Joanne and Kenneth Hoover. Hoover - Three Generations from Washington County, Maryland to Rockingham County, Virginia. Westfield, N.J.: J. Hoover, 1994. FHL Book 929.273 H769hj.
  • [Horner] Rutherford, Dolores Crumrine. Abstracts of Virginia Families: Vol. 1. MSS. Microfilmed 1990: FHL Film 1597677 Item 12
  • [Hottinger] Loveless, Richard William. Potpourri, I-III: (French: The Writings of a Miscellanarian). 3 vols. Salt Lake City, Utah: Historical Publications, 1972-1974. FHL Books 929.273 P871Lp v.1-v. 3.
  • [Hottinger] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Hottinger and Yankey Families: Including Allied Families of Nesselrodt/Nazelrod, Ratcliff, Halterman, Delawder, Dove, Wratchford, Hauck, Feezle, and Others. Criders, Va.: L.H. Yankey, 1991. FHL Book 929.273 H799y.
  • [Hufford] Hoffert, Franklin Pierce. The Hufford Family History, 1729-1909. Indianapolis, Ind.: F.P. Hoffert, 1909. Digital version at Family History Archives; FHL Film 1697737 Item 2.
  • [Hunter] Hunter, Patricia Finn. Joseph Hunter Genealogy and His Jager Connection, 1650-2000 in Speedwell, Claiborne County, Tennessee; Cherokee Creek, Washington County, Tennessee; Rockingham County, Virginia; Frederick County, Maryland; Lancaster (now York) County, Pennsylvania; Basal-Land, Switzerland. Knoxville, Tenn.: P.F. Hunter, 2000. FHL Collection 929.273 H917hp
  • [Jones] Pecquet du Bellet, Louise. Some Prominent Virginia Families. 4 vols. 1907. Reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1976. FHL Film 1036136 see also FHL Collection. Index: FHL Book 975.5 D2p index. Digital versions available online: Vol. 2 | Vol. 4 | Index. All four volumes have been digitized by Ancestry ($).

[Jost] Brainard, Richard D. The Family Genealogy of Charles Krooss and Sarah Yost: Including All Their Descendants to be Found, and the Ancestors of Sarah Yost (Yost, Hasket, Switzer, Brock). Portland, Ore.: R.D. Brainard, 1985. FHL Book 929.273 K926b.

[Kirkpatrick] McCollough, E. Spears. John Kirkpatrick of East Tennessee. Typescript. Copy: FHL Film 1206417 Item 37.

  • [Knave] Mason, Floyd R. and Kathryn Elizabeth Garst Mason. Henry and Margaret Knave Family Record of PA and Rockingham County, VA Knave -- Nave -- Neff. Bridgewater, Va.: F.R. and K.G. Mason, 2002. FHL Collection 929.273 K729m; digital version at Family History Archives.
  • [Knox] Gram, Constance Ruth Parker. Knox. Porterville, Calif.: C.P. Gram, 1999. Digital version at Family History Archives.
  • [Kohler] Caylor, Shelly L. and Charlotte Rosebaum Brown. Johannes Kohler's Family. Cincinnati, Ohio: Daughters of the American Colonists. St. Clair Chapter, 1982. FHL Book 929.273 K824c.
  • [Lantz] Lantz, Lawrence L. The Descendants and Ancestors of Christian Lantz of Bridgewater, Virginia. 1966. FHL Collection; digital versions at Ancestry ($); and World Vital Records ($).
  • [Lantz] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Lantz Family of Rockingham County, Virginia. Criders, Va.: [L.H. Yankey], 1990. FHL Collection 929.273 L296y
  • [Lee] Lee, Lena Louise Jones. Descendants of Zachariah Lee of Albemarle, Rockingham and Botetourt Counties and Catawba Valley, 1765-1838. Typescript, 1988. FHL Film 1320834 Item 22.
  • [Lincoln] Learned, Marion Dexter. Abraham Lincoln: An American Migration. Family English Not German. Philadelphia, Pa.: William J. Campbell, 1909. Digital version at Google Books.
  • [Lincoln] Sawyer, Mary Elizabeth Lincoln. The Lost Lincolns: Illinois Cousins of Abraham Lincoln. St. Petersburg, Fla.: M.E.L. Sawyer, [1979?]. FHL Book 929.273 L638s.
  • [Lincoln] Learned, Marion Dexter and Don Heinrich Tolzmann. Abraham Lincoln's Ancestry: German or English? M.D. Learned's Investigatory History, With an Appendix on Daniel Boone. 1909; reprint, Bowie, Md.: Heritage Books, 1993. FHL Book 929.273 L638Lmd.
  • [Liskey] Liskey, J. Nelson. The Legend of Liskey: A Genealogical Journal. 2001. FHL Book 929.273 L688L.
  • [Looker] Franklin, Leallah Mae Chamberlain. Descendants of Thomas Looker "The Quaker" Early Settler of Rockingham Co., Virginia. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 2007. FHL Collection 929.273 L872f
  • [McCoy] Lockard, B. Isabel. Joseph Washington McCoy, 1766-1840 of Coshocton County, Ohio: His Descendants and Related Families. Apollo, Pa.: Closson Press, 2002. FHL Book 929.273 M137Lb.
  • [Mann] Malott, Eva, Ada McPhilliamy, and Dick Pence. Digging Our Roots: The Pence Kids. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 1977. FHL Book 929.273 P372a.
  • [Mann] Fleshman, Merilyn K. Jacob Mann, Jr.: Born 1745, Early Pioneer of Monroe County, West Virginia and His Descendants. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, c2003. FHL Book 929.273 M315f.
  • [Miller] Miller, Isaac. A Short History of Samuel and Barbara Miller: Together with a Complete Genealogical Family Register of Their Descendants. Lima, Ohio: C.H. Shook, 1906. Digital version at Family History Archives; FHL Large Q Book 929.273 M612mis (Book Storage Large Q 0004745.
  • [Miller] Smith, Elizabeth Virginia. The Descendants of Samuel Miller, John Detrick, John and Mary Snell of Rockingham County, Virginia: 1777-1943. Kingston, Pa.: n.p., 1943. Digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • [Miller] Glick, J. Paul. A 3-Generation Genealogy of Rev. Joseph Miller of Beaver Creek Church, Rockingham County, Virginia. Typescript. FHL Collection 929.273 M615g
  • [Miller] May, Wyatt E. The James and Martha Givens Family in Monroe County, Indiana: Our Illinois Cousins. Indianapolis, Ind.: W.E. May, 1982. FHL Book 929.273 G449m.
  • [Miller] The Miller Family. MSS., Gratiot County Historical Society, Itheca, Mich. Microfilmed 1983: FHL Film 1377806 Item 9.
  • [Miller] Thompson, Darrell B. The Families, Thompson, Walsh, Thom, Miller. Los Osos, Calif.: D.B. Thompson, 1984-1985. FHL Book 929.273 T371ts.
  • [Miller] Mason, Floyd R. Family Tree Information. MSS., Dunbar Library, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio. Microfilmed 1993: FHL Film 1871571 Item 9.

[Moles] Moles, Millard H. The Moles Family. 1973. FHL Book 929.273 M732m.

  • [Moyer] Jung, Paula Moyer. The Moyer Family: The Descendants of Jacob and Christena Moyer of Naked Creek, Rockingham County, Virginia. [Dallas, Texas: P.M. Jung], 1974. FHL Collection 929.273 M874j
  • [Moyer] Smith, Vincent Moyer. The Moyer Families of Crab Run, Northwestern Rockingham County, Virginia. Broadway, Va.: V.M. Smith, 1997. FHL Collection 929.273 M874s
  • [Newman] Boogher, William F. Gleanings of Virginia History: An Historical and Genealogical Collection, Largely from Original Sources. Washington: n.p., 1903. FHL Collection; digital version at Google Books. [Includes a chapter titled "Genealogy of the Newman Family, 1618-1900," see Table of Contents; discusses Newmans of Rockingham County.]
  • [Nunnemaker] Burke, Ramona Nunnemaker. The Nunnemacher, Nunemaker, Nunnemaker Family. 1972. FHL Film 962207 Item 20.
  • [O'Brian] O'Brien, Michael J. Brian O'Brian of Berks County, Pennsylvania, and Cornelius O'Brian of Rockingham County, Virginia, and Their Descendants. [Reprint, Salem, Mass.: Higginson, 1995?] FHL Collection 929.273 A1 no. 654
  • [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 [Rockingham County appears in Vol. 2 Part 4]
  • [Page] Rutherford, Dolores Crumrine. The Page Family in Virginia Personal Property Taxes (1782-1850). 2 vols. Carmichael, Calif.: D.C. Rutherford, 2002. FHL Book 929.273 P141rd v. 1-2 [Rockingham County appears in Vol. 2]
  • [Palmer] Palmer, Russell. A Folk-Lore Study of George Ruthledge Palmer, 1834-1924, and His Wife, Adaline Haney Palmer, 1842-1927, Their Ancestors and Descendants. MSS., National Library, D.A.R. Microfilmed 1971: FHL Film 874760 Item 6.
  • [Perry] Cook, Bonnie Turner. Perry Families in the Virginias: Descendants of John and Jane (Nelson) Perry. Cape Coral, Fla.: B.T. Cook, 2006. FHL Book 929.273 P429cb.
  • [Phillips] Kerns, Wilmer L. Phillips Family of Rockingham County, Virginia: A Study of John Phillips (ca.1720-1790) and Some of His Descendants. Arlington, Va.: W.L. Kerns, 2000. FHL Collection 929.273 P544k
  • [Piatt] Piatt, Michael H. Piatt - Montgomery County, Ohio - Darke County, Ohio. Seattle, Wash.: M.H. Piatt, 1983. FHL Book 929.273 P574pm.
  • [Pirkey] Delaney, Sandra L. and Melba B. Loudermilk Purkey. The Family of Henry Pirkey Sr. of Rockingham County, Va. Research Notes and Data. Falls Church, Va.: S.L. Delaney, 1998. FHL Collection 929.273 P663d
  • [Pope] Smith, Patricia Doyle. Peter and Serena Pace Pope, Their Families. Lafayette, Calif.: P.D. Smith, 1992. Digital version at Family History Archives; FHL Film 1598208 Item 31.
  • [Rader] Danford, Robert Melville. The Nobles and the Raders: Being a Compilation of Members and Descendents of the Noble and Rader Families Who were Amongst the Earliest Pioneer Settlers of Mercer County, Illinois. New York, N.Y.: R.M. Danford, 1967. FHL Book 929.273 N665d.
  • [Rhodes] Rhodes, Raymond Coolidge. Block from Whence the Chip Came, or, My Ancestry and Possibly Some of Yours! Blacksburg, Va.: R.C. Rhodes, 1962. FHL Film 896609 Item 2.
  • [Riggleman] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Riggleman Family of Virginia and West Virginia. Criders, Va.: L.H. Yankey, 1992. FHL Book 929.273 R448y.
  • [Rodeffer] Power, Carrie Rodeffer. The Rodeffer Family of Rockingham County, Virginia: A Record of the Descendants of Conrad and Nancy Showalter Rodeffer, 1805-1948. Virginia: C.R. Power, Printed by Shenandoah Press, 1948. FHL Collection 929.273 R613p; digital version at Ancestry ($).
  • [Runyan] Wright, Marie Runyan. Tracking Barefoot Runyan, Descendants of Isaac Barefoot Runyan: Tracing the Path of These Runyans from the Shenandoah Valley through Tennessee and Alabama on Their Journey Westward. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 1980. FHL Book 929.273 R876w.
  • [Runyon] Wheat, Bettie. The Samuel Runyon Family. Fairfield, Ill.: B. Wheat, 1990. FHL Book 929.273 R876wb.
  • [Runyon] Wright, Marie Runyan. Up the Runyon/Runion/Runyan Tree. Baltimore, Md.: Gateway Press, 1993. FHL Book 929.273 R876wm.
  • [Saufley] Whitten, Joyce Hambleton. Some of the Descendants of Valentine Saufley of Rockingham Co., Virginia Including Joannes Saftel of York Co., Pennsylvania and John Saffley of Montgomery Co., Kentucky. Monette, Ark.: J.H. Whitten, 2002. FHL Collection 929.273 Sa85wj
  • [Saylor] Moore, Elizabeth Saylor. Descendants of John Saylor, Edward and William Carter, Maj. William Moulden. Knoxville, Tenn.: E.S. Moore, 1973. FHL Book 929.273 Sa99me.
  • [Shank] Shank, Henry Mercer. Genealogy of John Shank, Ariaen Degoede, Elijah Teague and Thomas Swann. Denver, Colo., 1960. FHL Book 929.273 Sh18a. 1963 supplement: FHL PEDIGREE no. 159.
  • [Shaver] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Shaver Family of Rockingham County, Virginia. Criders, Va.: [L.H. Yankey], 1991. FHL Book 929.273 Sh25y.
  • [Shaver] Garvin, Carol Lipps. The Isaac Shaver Family of Braxton County, West Virginia. Sherrodsville, Ohio: C.L. Garvin, 1996. FHL Book 929.273 Sh25g.
  • [Shirkey] Shirkey, Robert H. The Rockingham County, Virginia Shirkeys, a Working Resource a Compilation of Correspondence from Descendents. Mason, Mich.: R.H. Shirkey, 1986. FHL Book 929.273 Sh65s.
  • [Siegrist] Siegrist, G. Frederick and C. Robert Secrist. Michael Siegrist Family of Mason County, West Virginia. Battle Creek, Mich.: C.R. Secrist, 1994. Digital version at Family History Archives; FHL Film 1750792 Item 4.
  • [Sirk] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Sirk-Zirk Family. Criders, Va.: L.H. Yankey, 1992. FHL Book 929.273 Si79y.
  • [Sively] Daughters of the American Colonists. Klamath Chapter (Oregon). The Sively Family. Typescript, donated 1963. FHL Film 896609 Item 1.
  • [Skaggs] Lancaster, Ida M. Skaggs Carrousel. Amarillo, Texas: I.M. Lancaster, 1994. FHL Book 929.273 Sk13La. 1997 edition: FHL Book 929.273 Sk13La 1997.
  • [Smith] Boogher, William F. Gleanings of Virginia History: An Historical and Genealogical Collection, Largely from Original Sources. Washington: n.p., 1903. FHL Collection; digital version at Google Books (full-view). [Includes a chapter titled "Smith Family of Augusta and Rockingham Counties, Virginia," see pp.330-372.]
  • [Smith] May, Goldie Turner. The Descendants of a Hessian Soldier, Lorenzo Frederick Smith. Harrisonburg, Va.: Park View Press, 1985. FHL Book 929.273 Sm61mg.
  • [Snell] See Miller.
  • [Sonifrank] See Brocks Gap Families (1991-1992) in General section.
  • [Southerland] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. Outline of the Southerly - Sutherly - Sutherland Family. Criders, Va.: L.H. Tankey, 1992. FHL Book 929.273 So88y.
  • [Spears] Spears, Joseph F. The Spears Saga. Alexandria, Va.: J.F. Spears, 1982. FHL Book 929.273 Sp31s.
  • [Speece] Boles, Harold W. and David B. Boles. Some Earlier Americans, Speece - Stayman Ancestors, ca. 1700-1970: Ancestral History of Sharon Kaye, Deborah Dee, David Brian, and Dennis Ray Boles; and Janet Carol, Donald Duane, and Ronald Wayne Bowers. Kalamazoo, Mich.: H.W. & D.B. Boles, 1983. Digital version at Family History Archives; FHL Collection.
  • [Stepp] Stepp, William Wayne. The Stepp Family Chronicles: A History of the Ancestors and Descendants of John Stepp, Sr. of Rockingham County, Virginia. Independence, Mich.: W.W. Stepp, 1984. FHL Book 929.273 St45st.
  • [Stultz] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Stultz Family of Brocks Gap Area, Rockingham County, Va. Criders, Va.: L. Yankey, 1992. FHL Book 929.273 St95y.
  • [Susong] Lamons, Margaret A. Susong Family. 1946-1947. FHL Film 1033836 Item 2.
  • [Sutherly] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. Outline of the Southerly - Sutherly - Sutherland Family. Criders, Va.: L.H. Tankey, 1992. FHL Book 929.273 So88y.
  • [Switzer] Switzer, George Frederick. The Descendants of John Andrew Switzer, Harrisonburg, Virginia. Harrisonburg, Va.: G.F. Switzer, 1951. FHL Film 1404116.
  • [Swope] History of the Swope Family and Descendants of Rockingham County, Virginia. Verona, Va.: McClure Printing, 1971. FHL Collection 929.273 Sw73sf
  • [Travis] Travis, Boyd W. Descendants of Robert and Phoebe (L'Estrange) Travis. Bluffton, Ohio: B.W. Travis, [1983?]. FHL Book 929.273 T698tb.
  • [Trissel] Skinner, Pauline K. The Peter Trissel Family of Broadway and Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, Virginia. FHL Collection 929.273 T738s
  • [Trout] Trout, Allan Edward. My Family Tree and Other Limbs & Twigs. Sonora, Calif.: A.E. Trout, 1989. FHL Book 929.273 T758t.
  • [Turner] May, Goldie Elizabeth Turner. The Descendants of James (1810-1860) and Margaret Fulk Turner. Broadway, Va.: G.T. May, 1977. FHL Book 929.273 T854m.
  • [Turner] Showalter, Noah D., Wilson Breneman, and Patricia T. Ritchie. The "Long John" Turner Family. Winchester, Va.: N. Showalter, 1993. FHL Book 929.273 T854s.
  • [Vance] Emrich, Oran S. and Katherine G. Bushman. Descendants of Johann Diel Wentz of Germany and Virginia. Kansas City, Mo.: O.S. Emrich, 1996. FHL Book 929.273 V277e.
  • [Vance] Vance, John B. William Clayton Vance of Rockingham County, VA (1860-1946): His Descendants and Ancestors. Chesapeake, Va.: J.B. Vance, 2003. FHL Book 929.273 V277vj.
  • [Waggy] Eye, Walter L. A Compilation of the Descendants of Philip Waggy of Pendleton County, Va. (W. Va.). Harrisburg, Va.?: W. Eye, 1992. FHL Book 929.273 W124ew.
  • [Wagner] Odle, Paul L. The Wagner Family, 1726-1999. Yukon, Okla.: P.L. Odle, 1999. FHL Book 929.273 W125op.
  • [Walter] Overman, Samuel H. Transaction of Walter Bible, 1819-1898: Records from Bible of Robert J. Walter and Fannie White Walter, Who were Married in Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, Virginia, on March 7, 1870. FHL Collection 929.273 A1 no. 8053
  • [Wampler] Mason, Floyd R. and Kathryn Elizabeth Garst Mason. A Wampler Family Record: John Wampler and Magdalena Garber of Maryland and Virginia. Bridgewater, Va.: F.R. and K.G. Mason, 1996. FHL Book 929.273 W181m.
  • [Warren] White, Meade Fitzhugh. History of Robb White of Fauquier County, Virginia (Warrenton) and Sallie Annette Warren of Rockingham County, Virginia (Harrisonburg). The Eight Little Whites. FHL Collection 929.273 A1 no. 1235
  • [Weaver] Rhodes, Raymond Coolidge. Block from Whence the Chip Came, or, My Ancestry and Possibly Some of Yours! Blacksburg, Va.: R.C. Rhodes, 1962. FHL Film 896609 Item 2.
  • [Weaver] Campbell, Mary Mae. A Sense of Place: Northwest and West Central Ohio. 3 vols. Lima, Ohio: M.M. Campbell, 1982-1986. FHL Book 929.273 D348c v. 1-v. 3.
  • [Wenger] Landis and Wenger Family Records, ca. 1488-1915. MSS. Microfilmed 1958: FHL Film 164708 Item 2.
  • [Wentz] Emrich, Oran S. and Katherine G. Bushman. Descendants of Johann Diel Wentz of Germany and Virginia. Kansas City, Mo.: O.S. Emrich, 1996. FHL Book 929.273 V277e.
  • [Wilson] Shaw, Mrs. Fred et al. Wilson Research. Orange, Calif., 1970.
  • [Wine] Wine, Norman F. Descendants of Jesse Wine. Lebanon, Pa.: N.F. Wine, 1995. FHL Book 929.273 W725d.
  • [Wittig] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Wittig Family of Rockingham County, Virginia. Criders, Va.: [L.H. Yankey], 1990. FHL Collection 929.273 W785y
  • [Wright] Bell, Raymond Martin. The Wright Family, Rockingham County, Virginia and Washington County, Pennsylvania. Washington, Pa.: R.M. Bell, 1987. FHL Collection 929.273 A1 no. 6507  
  • [Yankey] Loveless, Richard William. Potpourri, I-III: (French: The Writings of a Miscellanarian). 3 vols. Salt Lake City, Utah: Historical Publications, 1972-1974. FHL Books 929.273 P871Lp v.1-v. 3.
  • [Zirk] Yankey, Lewis H. and Patricia T. Ritchie. The Sirk-Zirk Family. Criders, Va.: L.H. Yankey, 1992. FHL Book 929.273 Si79y.


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