Important lists of references are
available on the GenWeb pages for Smyth Co. and
KEGLEY BOOKS, P.O. Box 134, Wytheville VA 24382.
The mother lode.
Hunt Genealogy & Associates: Washington, Smyth, Russell, Scott publications
MOUNTAIN PRESS -- wills, maps, censuses, histories etc.
Ken Sturgill's books
cover Smyth/Washington Co. cemeteries and other topics.
Historical Society Library, Courthouse, Abingdon, VA offers a printed
list of publications, including annual publications which go to 750
membership in 38 states. Examples of specific
publications: "High On A Windy Hill" Vol 1 and Vol 2 - cemeteries of Washington
County, VA; "Marriages of Washington County 1781-1853"; 1860 Census of
Washington Co Va (reproduction of the actual census plus a section for slaves, farm
owner, business owners, deaths in 1860).
GENEALOGICAL BOOKS IN PRINT, 6818 Lois Dr., Springfield VA
- The Personal Property Tax Lists for the Year 1787 for
Augusta Co., Va, compiled by Netti Schreiner-Yantis and
Florene Love. 1987.
H.E.HOWARD, Lynchburg VA.
- 29th Virginia Infantry, by John Perry Alderman, 1989.
VIRGINIA GENEALOGY STORE
- Early Settlers of Old Mount Airy, Wythe
County, Virginia. By Joseph R. Cameron. Order from Joseph R.
Cameron, Rt. 4, Box 129, Wytheville, VA 24382 $29.95
- Smyth Co. History and Traditions, available
from Frank Detweiler, 627 Dover, Marion VA 24354
- Pioneers of the Virginia Bluegrass. By George B. Gose. Privately printed
by Commonwealth Press, Radford VA.
- BRIEF OF WILLS AND MARRIAGES IN MONTGOMERY AND FINCASTLE COUNTIES,
1775-1831, compiled by Anne Lowry Worrell
- Smyth County, Virginia Marriages 1851-1891 and 1860 Census, by Thomas Jack
Hockett and Shelia Steele Hunt. One power-packed publication including two major
transcriptions of Smyth County records! Includes 328 pages, in 2 sections. Also
Washington County, Virginia Marriages, 1891-1902, by Thomas Jack Hockett and
Shelia Steele Hunt. Includes 160 pages, including many annotations! Order from:
Shelia Steele Hunt, P. O. Box 3826, Kingsport, TN 37664; (423) 279-0422 voice; (423)
279-0522 fax; email@example.com
- More books!