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Complete set of Gloucester Census Records
Compiled and Edited by Cyrus Fleming Rilee, Jr.
$129.00 including postage
(CFR)
1850 Census of the 4,952 Free Inhabitants of Gloucester County, Virginia, The
1860 Census of the 5,221 Free Inhabitants of Gloucester County, Virginia, The
1870 Census of the 10,132 Inhabitants of Gloucester County, Virginia, The
1880 Census of the 11,825 Inhabitants of Gloucester County, Virginia

Mathews County Census, 1810, 1820, 1830, 1840
Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr.
Abstracted 1998
Softcover,  93 pp. index
$20.00 plus $1.00 Sales Tax for Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Mathews County, Virginia 1850 Federal Census
(includes all schedules)
Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr
Abstracted 1990
Softcover, 67 pp., indices
$25.00 plus $1.50 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Gloucester County, Virginia, Federal Census 1900
Gloucester Genealogical Society of Virginia
L. Roane Hunt and Henry Lewis Rankin
$23.00 plus postage and handling
(GGSV)
$20.00 plus $4.00 shipping
(GVC)

Mathews County, Virginia 1860 Federal Census
(includes all Schedules)
Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr.
Abstracted 1998
Softcover, 150 pp., indices
$25.00 plus $1.25 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Black Americans of Gwynn’s Island 1600-1900
$20.00
(TC, MCVC)

Captain Thomas Posey and the 7th Virginia Regiment
Michael Cecere
$15.00 plus $4.00 shipping
(GVC)

Cemeteries of Lower Gloucester
Harry Jordan
$40.00 plus shipping and handling $4.00
(GMH)

Charles Roane the Immigrant and His Wife Frances Roane
 Jefferson Sinclair Selden, Jr.
1982
$40.00 plus postage
(LRH)

Chesapeake Legacy:  Tools & Traditions
Larry S. Chowning
1995
Softcover, 304 pp.
$29.95 plus $1.50 sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Dearest of Captains
Keppel Hagerman
1996
Hardcover, 85 pp.
$10.95 plus $.55 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVCI)

Death Records of Gloucester County, Virginia, 1865-1890
Gloucester Genealogical Society of Virginia
Editor:  L. Roane Hunt
May 2000
Order -form
$20.00 plus postage and handling
(GMH, GVC)

Descendants of John Stubbs of Cappahosic, Gloucester County Virginia 1652
Dr. William Carter Stubbs, PhD
1902
116 pp, index
Softcover, $19.50; Hardcover, $31.50
(HBC)

Epitaphs of Gloucester and Mathews Counties, Tidewater, Virginia Through 1865
Collected by the Joseph Bryan Branch, Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities
168 pp.
$21.00
(HBC)

Family Tree Searcher, The
Published by the Gloucester Genealogical Society of Virginia
(two to four times each year)
Order -form
$7.00 per issue
(GGSV, GVC)

Gloucester Co., 1815 Directory of Landowners
Roger C. Ward
2005
24 pp.
$6.00
(NP)

Gloucester Co., Revolutionary Public Claims
Transcribed by Janice L. Abercrombie and Richard Slatten
2005
35 pages
$5.00

(NP)

Gloucester’s Past in Pictures*
Caroline Baytop Sinclair
$39.95 plus tax, plus postage
(TTT)
*2005 2nd edition - $41.95 plus $4.00 shipping
(GVC)

Gloucester County, Virginia Landmarks
Gloucester Historical Committee
$2.00 plus $3.00 shipping
(GVC)

Governor’s Island, The:  Gwynn’s Island, Virginia During the Revolution
Peter Jennings Wrike
1993
Hardcover, 166 pp.
$19.95 plus $1.00 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVC, I)

Gwynn’s Island Times – News Items 1905-1950
Compiled by  Elsa Cooke Verbyla
1998
Softcover, 156 pp.
$15.00 plus $.75 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Harvesting the Chesapeake:  Tools & Traditions
Larry S. Chowning
1995
Hardcover, 307 pp.
$29.95 plus $1.95 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Historic Buildings in Middlesex County, Virginia 1650-1875
Gray, Ryland, Simmons
$32.00 plus postage
(TTT)

History of African-Americans in Middlesex County 1646-1992
Tommy L. Boger, PhD
Published by
Black Church Cultural Affairs
1994
$20.00 plus postage
(RW)

History and Progress, Mathews County, Virginia
Mathews County Historical Society
1982, reprint 1988
Hardcover, 176 pp., index
$24.95 plus $1.25 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Images of America : Gloucester County
Sara E. Lewis
2006
$19.99 plus $1.00 tax plus $6.00 shipping & handling
(SEL)
$19.95 plus postage
(TTT
, GMH)
$20.00 plus $4.00 shipping
(GVC)

Lancaster County: Where the River Meets the Bay
Carolyn H. Jett
$36.00 plus tax plus postage
(TTT)

Lewis of Warner Hall
M. E. Sorley
1935
887 pp.
$132.50 Softcover
$144.50 Hardcover
(HBC)

Marriages in Mathews County, Virginia: 1861-1900
Carolyn Winn Markie
2006
$24.95 plus postage
(TC, MCVC, CM, I)

Marriage Records of Gloucester County, Virginia, Book 1: 1853-1895
Gloucester Genealogical Society of Virginia
Editor, L. Roane Hunt
May 2001
Order -form
$20.00 plus postage and handling
(GMH, GVC)

Mathews Co. 1815 Directory of Landowners
Roger C. Ward
2005
15 pp.
$5.00
(NP)

Mathews County, Virginia Death Register 1853-1896
Jane B. Goodsell
2000
$28.00
(NP)

Mathews County, Virginia Land and Personal Tax Lists. 1791-1800
Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr
Abstracted 1992
Softcover. 127 pp.,index
$25.00 plus $1.25  Sales Tax for Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Mathews County, Virginia Land and Personal Tax Lists 1791-1800
Dr. Stephen E. Bradley, Jr.
Abstracted 1992
Softcover, 127 pp., index
$25.00 plus $1.25 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Mathews County, Virginia Records: 1795-1825
Jane B. Goodsell
2000
104 pp., index
$19.95
(NP)

Middlesex County, Virginia Wills, Inventories and Accounts, 1673-1812
Transcribed by William Lindsay Hopkins
1989
252 pp., index
$34.95
(NP)

Middlesex County 1815 Directory of Landowners
Roger C. Ward
2005
10 pp.
$5.00
(NP)

Middlesex Co. Revolutionary Public Claims
Transcribed by Janice L. Abercrombie and Richard Slatten
2005
14 pp.
$5.00
(NP)

More Cemeteries of Gloucester County, Virginia
Harry Jordan
$40.00 plus shipping and handling $4.00
(GMH)

Parish Register of Christ Church, Middlesex County, Virginia 1652-1812
1897, 1992
$35.00
(HBC)

“…past is prologue”Gloucester County, Virginia
Gloucester Historical & Bicentennial Committee
1973
$3.00 plus $3.00 shipping
(GVC, GMH)
$4.00
(TTT)

Rappahannock Roots
Barbara Daniel Pickett
134 pp., illustrated, indexed
$19.95 plus $1.00 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(BDP)

Revolutionary War Roster, Gloucester County, Virginia
Compiled by Elizabeth Dutton Lewis
1976

Rivers and Roads of Middlesex County, Virginia: Self-Guided Tours of Historic and Scenic Sites
Volunteer Advisory Committee, Pat Royal Perkinson, Chairman
Forward by Alf J. Mapp, Jr.
40 pp illustrated pamphlet
$1.00 for postage & handling
(MHT)

Robert Roane, Gentleman, of Surry County, England and His Descendants
M. Annette Taylor
Hardcover, 25l pp., pictures
$57.50 including S&H
(MAT)

Samuel Selden the Immigrant and His Wife Rebecca Yeo Selden
Jefferson Sinclair Selden, Jr.
1980
$25.00 plus postage
(LRH)

Sinclair Family of Virginia, The
Jefferson Sinclair Selden, Jr.
1964
$25.00 plus postage
(LRH)

Six Periods in the History of Gloucester County
Gloucester Historical Committee
$14.00 plus postage
(TTT)

Some Descendants of John Burk (1656-1699) of Middlesex County, Virginia -- 1673-1812
Transcribed by William Lindsay Hopkins
1989
252 pp.
$34.95
(NP)

Tombstones of Mathews County, Virginia, 1711-1986
Christine L. Sheridan and Elsie W. Ernst
1988, reprint 1992
Softcover, 268 pp., indices, 10 pp addenda
$24.95 plus $1.25 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Up a Creek
Sarah E. Lewis
$8.95 plus $.45 tax plus $6.00 shipping & handling
(SEL)

Vestry Book of Kingston Parish 1679-1796, The
Edited by C. G. Chamberlayne
1929
Hardcover, 161 pp., index
$30.00 plus $1.50 Sales Tax for
Va. residents
(TC, MCVC)

Warner Hall:  Story of a Great Plantation
David Brown, Thane Harpold
$11.50 plus postage
(TTT)

With Reverence for the Past:  Gloucester County, Virginia
Martha W. McCartney
2001
$15.00 plus $4.00 shipping
(GVC)

Cemeteries in Middlesex County, Virginia
Pat Royal Perkinson
Available at the County Administrator's Office
or the Middlesex Museum in Saluda
$37.00 plus shipping and handling $3.50
(COM)
   

 

Distributors
BDP

Barbara Daniel Pickett
2969 Forest Chapel Road
Pamplin, VA  23958
E-Mail:  RapRoots@AOL.com

Telephone:  434-248-6581

CM

Carolyn Winn Markie
6995 Buckley Hall Road
Cobbs Creek
, VA  23035
E-Mail:  Clifton@inna.net

GGSV

Gloucester Genealogical Society of Virginia
C/o Robert W. Plummer
8215 Sheffield Drive
Gloucester
, VA  23061-5230
Order Form:  www.rootsweb.com/vaggsv/order

GMH

Gloucester Museum of History
P. O. Box 1176
6539 Main Street
Gloucester
, Virginia  23061
E-Mail:  ewirt@gloucesterva.info

Telephone:  804-693-1234
Order Form:  www.gloucesterva.info/museum/historyhomehtm

GVC

Gloucester Visitor Center
6509 Main Street
Gloucester
, VA  23061
E-Mail:  jgrazian@gloucesterva.info

Telephone:  804-693-0014

HBC

Higginson Book Company
148 Washington Street
P. O. Box
778
Salem, MA  01970
Order Form: www.higginsonbooks.com

Telephone:  978-745-7170
Fax:  978-745-8025
(books are printed & bound to order – allow 6-8 weeks for delivery plus 2 weeks for hardcover books.)

I

Infinity Publishing Company
1094 New DeHaven Strreet,
Suite 100
West Consholhocken, PA  19428-2713
www.buybooksontheweb.com

Telephone:  877-Buy-Book

LRH

L. Roane Hunt
5780 T. C. Walker Road
Gloucester
, Virginia  23061
E-Mail:  lrhunt@inna.net

Telephone:  804-693-3467

MAT

M. Annette Taylor
324 Discovery Road
Virginia Beach, VA  23451
E-Mail:  miriannette@cox.net

MCVC

Mathews County Visitor and Information Center
239 Main Street
P.O. Box
1456
Mathews, Virginia  23109
E-Mail:  mcvc@visitmathews.com

Telephone:  804-725-4BAY
            877-725-4BAY (toll free)

MHT

Middlesex Heritage Tour
County of Middlesex
P. O. Box 428
Saluda, VA  23149

NP

New Papyrus Publishing Company
E-Mail:  customerservice@genealogyresources.org

Telephone:  1-706-546-6740

RW

Mrs. Roberta White
Telephone:  804-776-6624

SEL

Sarah E. Lewis
107 Oxford Circle
Williamsburg
, VA  23185
E-Mail:  slewis@cox.net

Telephone:  757-220-2040 or 757-784-0344

TC

Tompkins Cottage
P. O. Box 855
Mathews, Virginia  23109

TTT

Twice Told Tales
Main Street
P. O. Box
2320
Gloucester, VA  23061
Telephone:  804-693-9209

COM County of Middlesex
P. O. Box 428
Saluda, VA  23149