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This is the fourth edition of the most celebrated compendium of family histories in the entire field of Virginia genealogy.

Prepared under the auspices of the Order of First Families of Virginia, 1607-1624/5 in anticipation of the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, and edited by the foremost authority on Virginia genealogy, John Frederick Dorman, this new editi

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Hardcover, 3 pages
Published January 1st 2004 by Genealogical Publishing Company
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Netti Schreiner-Yantis
Sep 30, 2015 rated it it was amazing
If you have . . . or think you have . . . or hope you have. . . an ancestor who came to Virginia prior to 1616, then you should check this book. Thousands of immigrants and their descendants are listed in the index! But the best part is that every relationship is fully documented. If you find it here, you need only copy the information and spend your time on another line, for Mr. Dorman's research is infallible. Well, almost anyway--I am sure there are errors, but this book is "as good as it get ...more
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