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Image for Hopewell Friends History, 1734-1934, Frederick County, Virginia: Records of Hopewell Monthly Meetings and Meetings Reporting to Hopewell; Two Hundred Years of History and Genealogy

Hopewell Friends History, 1734-1934, Frederick County, Virginia: Records of Hopewell Monthly Meetings and Meetings Reporting to Hopewell; Two Hundred Years of History and Genealogy

By: Hopewell Friends

Price: $48.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: H0858


This book contains a collection of history and genealogy records for the mid-1700s to the mid-1900s derived from meeting minutes, marriage, family, death and membership records; as well as, historical information about the colony. The information preserved on these pages was compiled by a joint committee of Hopewell Friends assisted by John W. Wayland. The first half contains the historical aspect including: the founding fathers, the setting up of Hopewell meetings, the ... View more info

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Frederick County, Virginia, Marriage Bonds, 1773-1850

By: Joan D. Hackett & Rebecca H. Good

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: H0674


Although the Frederick County Marriage Register #1 is available in more than one version, the original marriage bonds for this county have never been abstracted in their totality until now. (The originals are not available to the public; a microfilm copy of the originals is available from the Virginia State Archives through inter-library loan.) These abstracts include the date of the bond, name of the groom and bride, and the name of the bondsman (often a parent). Other ... View more info

Image for Frederick County, Virginia Road Orders, 1743-1772. Published With Permission from the Virginia Transportation Research Council (A Cooperative Organization Sponsored Jointly by the Virginia Department of Transportation and the University of Virginia

Frederick County, Virginia Road Orders, 1743-1772. Published With Permission from the Virginia Transportation Research Council (A Cooperative Organization Sponsored Jointly by the Virginia Department of Transportation and the University of Virginia

By: Virginia Genealogical Society

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: V4542


The establishment and maintenance of public roads were among the most important functions of the county court during the colonial period in Virginia. Each road was opened and maintained by an overseer (or surveyor) of the highways, who was appointed each year by the Gentlemen Justices. The overseer was usually assigned all the able-bodied men (the “Labouring Male Tithables”) living on or near the road. These laborers then furnished their own tools, wagons, and teams ... View more info