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Marriage Records of Accomack County, Virginia, 1776-1854: Recorded in Bonds, Licenses, and Ministers' Returns

By: Nora Miller Turman

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1994)

Seller ID: T0135

ISBN: 0788401351

Condition: 408 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1994), 2011, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 408 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The author has collected all extant marriage bonds on file in the Accomack County Clerk's Office and in the Virginia State Library. She has also included bonds for the years 1831-1841 and 1847-1850 which were abstracted by earlier genealogists from records which have since disappeared. Moreover, she has augmented the bonds with marriages recorded only in the Ministers' Returns. Also included are the eighteen surviving Accomack County marriage records from the colonial period. Each record is alphabetized by the surname of the groom, and contains the name of the wife and date the marriage was re... View more info

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The Eastern Shore of Virginia, 1603-1964

By: Nora Miller Turman, M.A., CG

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1964)

Seller ID: T0147

ISBN: 155613147X

Condition: 316 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1964), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 316 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This popular history tells the story of Virginia's portion of the Delmarva Peninsula from the first recorded English landing to the opening of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel connecting Accomack and Northampton Counties with the mainland. It is based on many years of research in local, county, and state records. Many original sources are quoted at length, and give fascinating contemporary descriptions of some of the events that occurred over nearly four centuries. The bulk of the volume deals with the period prior to 1900, but the last quarter covers the present century. There are several map... View more info