King and Queen County

Bibliography of Published Sources


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Bibliogrraphy of Published Sources

Record TypeTitle
Bible Records "Bland Family Bible, 1827, King and Queen County and Stormont, Middlesex County", copied by Helen Dodge Avery, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 5, Number 3, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1996. (Family Bible of Robert Bland and Mary Boyd.)
  "Carlton Family Bible, 1804, King and Queen County", submitted by John R. Carlton, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 1, Number 3, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1992.
  "Garrett Family Bible, 1829, King and Queen County", copied by Marion Lee Walls, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 3, Number 3, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1994.
  "Garrett, Watkins, Smith, Wright, Family Bible", copied by Marion Lee Walls, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 3, Number 3, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1994.
  "Hill Family Bible Records, 1776", transcribed by Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 5, Number 3, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1996. (Family Bible of William Hill and Elizabeth Baylor.)
  "Howerton Bible Record, 1817, King and Queen County", contributed by Myles Johnson, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 3, Number 1, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1994.
  John S. South Bible. (Family Bible of John S. South and Hetty E. Brookes, married 1843.) Mississippi Cemetery and Bible Records, Volume XIII, Mississippi Genealogical Society, 1969. Pages 99-100.
  "Tyree, Smith Family Bible, 1756, King and Queen County", copied by Marion Lee Walls, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 3, Number 2, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1994.
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Cemetery Records "Cemeteries of King and Queen County", transcribed by members of the King and Queen County Historical Society, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 5, Number 1, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1996. (Atkins Cemetery, Bates Graveyard, Benvenue Cemetery, Bunker Hill Cemetery, Canterbury Cemetery, Cedar Lane Cemetery, Crump Cemetery, Dewsville Cemetery, The Glebe of Drysdale Parish, Hoomes Cemetery, "Dixon" Cemetery.)
  "Cemeteries of King and Queen County", transcribed by members of the King and Queen County Historical Society, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 5, Number 2, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1996. (Eastern View, Glenwood, Goshen, Green Mount, Hillsborough, Holly Hill, Lewis Cemetery, Liberty Hall, Exol Church Cemetery Addendum.)
  "Cemeteries of King and Queen County", transcribed by members of the King and Queen County Historical Society, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 5, Number 3, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1996. (Moody Family Cemetery, Little Plymouth, Locust Grove Cemetery, Walker Graveyard, Mordington, North Bank.)
  "Cemeteries of King and Queen County", transcribed by members of the King and Queen County Historical Society, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 5, Number 4, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1997. (Crittenden and Didlake Family Cemetery, Immanuel Episcopal Church, Milby Burying Ground, Pace's Church Cemetery, Plain Dealing Cemetery, Poplar Grove, Old Poroporone Cemetery, Soanes Cemetery, Society Hill Cemetery, Thurston Cemetery, Liberty Hall Cemetery, Walker Graveyard.)
  "Cemeteries of King and Queen County", transcribed by members of the King and Queen County Historical Society, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 6, Number 1, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1997. (Olivet Church Cemetery, Providence Church Cemetery, Saint Stephen's Baptist Church Cemetery, Smyrna Christian Church Cemetery.)
  "Cemeteries of King and Queen County", transcribed by members of the King and Queen Historical Society, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 6, Number 4, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1998. (Additional inscriptions and corrections, Mattaponi Baptist Church Cemetery, Smyrna Christian Church Cemetery.)
  "Exol Baptist Church, 1775, King and Queen County", by Louise Eubank Gray, inscriptions transcribed by Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 4, Number 4, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1996.
  "Mattaponi Baptist Church and Cemetery, King and Queen County", contributed by Virginia Coleman, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 1, Number 2, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1992.
  "Parish Family Graveyard, King and Queen County", transcribed by Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 1, Number 1, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1992.
  "Upper Church, Stratton Major Parish, c. 1725, Old Church, King and Queen County", by Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 4, Number 3, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1995.
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Census Records King and Queen County, Virginia 1850 U. S. Census, transcribed by Sue Wright, Poplar Grove Press, 1999.
  King and Queen County, Virginia 1850 U. S. Census, Supplemental Schedules, transcribed by Sue Wright, Poplar Grove Press, 1999. (Supplemental schedules: Slave, Mortality, Agriculture, Manufacturing)
  King and Queen County, Virginia 1860 U. S. Census, transcribed by Sue Wright, Poplar Grove Press, 1999.
  King and Queen County, Virginia 1860 U. S. Census, Supplemental Schedules, transcribed by Sue Wright, Poplar Grove Press, 1999. (Supplemental schedules: Slave, Mortality, Agriculture, Manufacturing)
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Church Records The Vestry Book of Stratton Major Parish, King and Queen Co., Va., 1729-1783, edited by C. G. Chamberlayne, 1980. (Hearthstone Bookshop).
Civil Appointments Civil Appointments, 1783-1792, King and Queen County, contributed by Minor Tompkins Weisiger, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 8, Number 2, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1999. [Part one of a continuing series. The years in this issue are 1783-1787.]
  Civil Appointments, 1783-1792, King and Queen County, contributed by Minor Tompkins Weisiger, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 8, Number 3, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1999. [Part two of a continuing series. The years in this issue are 1787-1788.]
  Civil Appointments, 1783-1792, King and Queen County, contributed by Minor Tompkins Weisiger, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 8, Number 4, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1999. [Part three of a continuing series. The years in this issue are 1788-1792.]
Collections Virginia Colonial Abstracts, Volume II, abstracted by Beverley Fleet, Genealogical Publishing Company, 1988. (Collection of King and Queen County records. Originally published in nine volumes in 1961.)
Free Negroes "A List of Free Negroes and Mulattoes, 1833, King and Queen County", transcribed by Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 7, Number 2, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1998.
History Old Homes of King and Queen County, Virginia by Virginia D. Cox and Willie T. Weathers, King and Queen County Historical Society, 1973, reprinted 1998.
  King and Queen County, Virginia, by Rev. Alfred Bagby, A.B., D.D., Clearfield Company, Inc., 1990. (Hearthstone Bookshop).
  Land and Heritage In The Virginia Tidewater: A History of King and Queen County by Barbara Beigun Kaplan, Ph. D., 1993. (King and Queen County Historical Society.)
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Land Records "Land Records, 1763-1868, King and Queen County", abstracted by Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 4, Number 2, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1995.
  "Land Records, 1719-1858, King and Queen County", abstracted by Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 4, Number 1, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1995.
  "Land Patents in Saint Stephens Parish, King and Queen County" by Lt. Col. James W. Doyle, Jr. USAF, Retired, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 7, Number 2, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1998.
  "Deeds from The Bird Papers, 1696-1810, King and Queen County", transcribed by Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 2, Numbers 1, 2 and 3, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1993.
  "Robert Beverley Land Book, 1652-1700", abstracted by Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis with Lt. Col. James W. Doyle, Jr., Tidewater Virginia Families, Volume 8, Number 3, Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher, 1999. [Abstracts of 60 documents mentioning land in the counties of Elizabeth City, Essex, Gloucester, Henrio, James City, King and Queen, Lancaster, Middlesex, New Kent and Old Rappahannock.]
Military Records Virginia Revolutionary "Publick" Claims by Janice Luck Abercrombie and Richard Slatten, Iberian Publishing Company, 1992.
Tax Lists "King and Queen County, 1800 Tax List", The Virginia Genealogist, Volume 34, Number 1, John Frederick Dorman Editor, 1990.
  "Burned County Gleanings: King and Queen County Land Tax Lists, 1782-1820", abstracted by Roger G. Ward, Magazine of Virginia Genealogy, Volume 37, Number 1, The Virginia Genealogical Society, 1999.
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Vital Records Vital Records of Three Burned Counties: Births Marriages and Deaths of King and Queen, King William and New Kent Counties, Virginia 1680-1860, by Therese Fisher, Heritage Books, Inc., 1995.
  "Searching Land and Personal Property Records For Family Information: Jones of King and Queen County, Virginia", contributed by Katharine Bruce Jones, The Virginia Genealogist, Volume 23, Number 4, John Frederick Dorman, Editor, 1979.
Wills Some Wills from the Burned Counties of Virginia and other Wills not listed in Virginia Wills and Administrations 1632-1800, by William Lindsay Hopkins, Richmond, Virginia, 1987. (Iberian Publishing Company.)
  "Five Wills of the Early Birds of King and Queen County, Virginia, contributed by Malcolm H. Harris, The Virginia Genealogist, Volume 17, Numbers 3 and 4, Volume 18, Number 1, John Frederick Dorman, Editor, 1973 and 1974.
  "Will of Alice Corbin of King and Queen County, Virginia, 1791", contributed by Minor Weisiger, The Virginia Genealogist, Volume 35, Number 3, John Frederick Dorman, Editor, 1991.
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Addresses of publishers/sources for books listed above:

Clearfield Company, Inc.
200 E. Eager Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 625-9004

Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.
1001 N. Calvert Street
Baltimore, MD 21202-3897
(410) 752-8492

Hearthstone Bookshop
5735-A Telegraph Road
Alexandria, VA 22303
(703) 960-0086

Heritage Books, Inc.
1540-E Pointer Ridge Pl.
Bowie, MD 20716
1-800-398-7709

Iberian Publishing Company
548 Cedar Creek Drive
Athens, GA 30605-3408
1-800-394-8634

King and Queen County Historical Society
J. F. Jones, Treasurer
"Canterbury"
Route 1, Box 18
Walkerton, VA 23177-9706

Virginia Genealogical Society
Barbara Vines Little, Editor
P. O. Box 1273
Orange, VA 22960

Poplar Grove Press
P. O. Box 445
Arkadelphia, AR 71923-0445
(870) 246-7461

Tidewater Virginia Families
Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis, Publisher
316 Littletown Quarter
Williamsburg, VA 23185-5519
(804) 220-4888

The Virginia Genealogist
John Frederick Dorman, Editor
Box 5860
Falmouth, VA 22403-5860


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