Resource Lookups

Volunteers Needed
If you have resources that you are willing to do lookups in that relate to Page County please contact Ken Gissy to be added to this list. This is not a binding condition, you can have your name removed anytime you wish. Without volunteers this site would not exist, this is a chance to help others as you may have been helped in the past.
A sincere
Thank You is extended to all of those who volunteer.


The following individuals have volunteered their time and resources indicated to aid researchers of ancestors in Page County. Their is no charge for their services but they should not be taken for granted or abused. If you'd like a lookup in any of the following resources contact the volunteer directly. Be sure to let them know you appreciate their services. 

Resource Volunteer
1850 Census David S. Lucas
1860 Census David S. Lucas
1870 Census Anita Schultz-Peters
1900 Census Anita Schultz-Peters
A Database of Shenandoah National Park Land Records. It lists many people from Page County.  It lists land owner, where property was located, value, size of house and much more.  It was created when land for the future park was surveyed in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Anita Schultz-Peters
A Short History of Page County by Harry M. Strickler 1952 Harry Brumbaugh
Ancestry and Descendants of the Nassau-Siegen Immigrants to Virginia 1714-1750 by B. C. Holtzclaw Harry Brumbaugh
Bradley of Virginia and the South researched and written by Wendell H. Bradley, 1994 Shirley Edillon
Forerunners - A History or Genealogy of the Strickler Families by Harry M. Strickler 1925 Ken Gissy
Herndon/Diggs/Tyler/Hebb families in Virginia Ellen Fields
Hiestand Family of Page County, VA by David B. Trimble 1974 Ken Gissy
Historical Downtown Luray The First 44 Terry Nale
History of the Descendants of Andreas Schenck in America 1732-1984 by Thomas L. Shank, Gateway Press, Inc., Baltimore, 1985 (Chenck, Shenk, Shank) Shirley Edillon
History of the Descendants of Jacob Gochenour by Robert Lee Evans 1977 Ken Gissy
Judd and Allied Families of Page County, Virginia by Dorothy Herndon Judd Teresa Kelley, Shirley Edillon, Ellen Fields
Lillard: A Family of Colonial Virginia, 2nd edition by David Hicks Lillard, Jr. 1991 Shirley Edillon
Marriages, Early Virginia  Mary Campbell
Marriage Records: 1830's-1860's David S. Lucas
Marriage Records: Page County, VA Marriages 1831-1850 Anita Schultz-Peters
Marriage Records: 1831-1866 John Hollingsworth
Marriage Records for VA, FTM CD #4,  Carolyn
Massanutten, settled by the Pennsylvania Pilgrim 1726, the first white settlement in the Shenandoah Valley by Harry M. Strickler 1924, covers the section of Page County between the Massanutten Mountian and the Shenandoah river east of the New Market Gap Ken Gissy - special thanks to John and Pat Denning of WA for donating this.
One Brumbach Family by Edward Austin Brumbach Harry Brumbaugh
Page County General Lookups, I have been doing my family genealogy for about 15 years and frequently visit the various archives and libraries in the area. I would be happy to do what I can because others have helped me with lookups in other states and it's time to give back. David "Bob" Callahan
Page County, Virginia Men in Grey compiled by Thomas M. Spratt Carolyn
Personal Property Tax Lists for the eastern side of Shenandoah Co. for 1783, 1789, 1793, 1800, 1802, 1809 and 1813 Tom Pierce
Shenandoah Co. VA Abstract of Wills 1772-1850 by Amelia C. Gilreath 1980 Ken Gissy
Shenandoah Co. Marriages, Bonds 1772-1850 Mike Kearney
Spitler Family History by Arlie H. Spitler 1949 Ken Gissy
The Kauffman-Coffman Lineages by Charles Fahs Kauffman Harry Brumbaugh
Tombstone Inscriptions - Page Co., Tombstone Inscriptions - Page Co. Vol. II, Tombstone Inscriptions Shenandoah and Page Counties all by D. L. Borden Jim Rothgeb